Dying Under Your Eyes (2019)

  • 2019
  • Documentary
  • 27min
  • Israel, United Kingdom

Dying Under Your Eyes was available to book until Thursday 26 November

Dying Under Your Eyes explores the sudden death of Daniel, Ashery’s father, in 2018. The film unravels the processes of ageing, dying, grief and intimate surveillance as witnessed on the artist’s smartphone, alongside otherworldly rituals performed by two family members. Through the eyes of their carer Nishanti, Dying Under Your Eyes narrates the daily routines leading up to Daniel’s fall and subsequent hospitalisation and Haya, Ashery’s mother’s move into a care home. At points Ashery dresses up as her father, attempting to embody and make sense of a confronting story of loss and love.

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Director

Oreet Ashery

Producer

Oreet Ashery

Languages

English, Hebrew

Subtitles

English

Bonus Content

24 mins
Dying Under Your Eyes - Q&A

Join us in a recorded Q&A with Dying Under Your Eyes director, Oreet Ashery and our Selection Committee member, Rabz Lansiquot.