Still Life

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2009 / 26 minutes

Directed by
Siobhan McGuirk
Anthropologist
Country of production
United Kingdom
Series
Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

“I am here because I can’t go home.” Subject to strict controls in the UK, three women asylum seekers wait for claims to be processed and decisions made. Here they find the lives which they fled to save put on indefinite hold.

Language and subtitles
English (no subtitles)
Region
British-Irish Isles
Country
United Kingdom
Keywords
Refugees / Displaced populations Law and Legislation / Bureaucracy