an ajabu ajabu project

‘manifested belonging’

manifested belonging is a multi-year creative research project being conducted by ajabu ajabu & friends examining the politics of film cultures and advocating for anti-formality, amateur practice, and audience-led traditions.The project uses interdisciplinary approaches to highlight case studies that enable open and inclusive film circulation, interpretation, and communion.

︎︎︎dj black’s film worlds (2022) @ SAVVY contemporary (DE)

︎︎︎dj black’s art of return (2023) @ EYE Filmmuseum (NL)


︎︎︎apostles of cinema (2022/23) - short doc

︎︎︎toroka uje (in development) - feature doc