Larissa Sansour

Larissa Sansour

Israel

Biography

Larissa Sansour is a Palestinian visual artist/director born in East Jerusalem. Working mainly in film, Sansour’s portfolio also includes photography, installation and sculptural projects. Central to her work is the tension between fiction and reality. In recent years, she has been exploring the sci-fi genre. Sansour’s most recent film, the award-winning IN THE FUTURE THEY ATE FROM THE FINEST PORCELAIN (2015, DIFF) is a 29-minute science fiction short set in the interplay between archaeology and politics in the futuristic Middle East. Sansour works with Danish author/director Søren Lind. “In Vitro” is Sanour and Lind’s first feature film.

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