Kathreen Khavari is an actress fed up with what she continually experiences as Hollywood’s intense manifestation of USA’s wider racism. Thus she created this six minute short about a woman dreams about her serious identity crisis and self doubt, seeing herself through the eyes of the American public as a “proud terrorist” after watching episodes of “Homeland.”
“This film came to fruition because I was sick of getting sent out for mostly terrorist roles, which my agent at the time believed was all I could play,” Khavari told the web magazine Colorlines in an e-mail.
Other artists have played with these stereotypes, because they are generally global – some to great effect. Look at Thomas Dworzak a photographer who in 2007 released the…
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