The Sound of Birds

Kelen Pessuto
Year of publication
26 min

An experimental film, a field diary in audiovisual format. The sound of birds is part of the doctoral research of Kelen Pessuto, who carried out his fieldwork in Turkey in 2004. The film is marked by loneliness, meetings, misunderstandings, Syrian children, the Kurds and Dengbêj, one of the major cultural manifestations of the Kurdish people, who use singing as a means of transmitting Kurdish language and stories.

Direction, editing and animation: Kelen Pessuto
Financing: Fapesp
Support: LISA