"umrah" (2021)

Umrah is a spiritual journey that never strays too far from a single place, performed through the routines and rituals of the everyday. Perhaps best described as a spiritual passage where reality and unconscious, devotion and chaos blur and mesh.

Recipient of Cinematic Arts Outstanding Filmmaker Award

umrah from sarah on Vimeo.

Kodak 7266 Tri-X 16mm film

Starring Yasmin Bendaas