colorblind?

Video in three parts, 50min

I. In the building

II. The community meetings

III. On vacation

Performance/text: Berenice Pahl

Camera/editing: Peter Hirsch

© Freigehege 2018

My experiences during a one-year stay in Brooklyn, NY are the basis of a performative exploration of my position as a white German in the USA. The critical perception of my belonging to the white hegemony and my interaction with descendants of the colonized and furthermore the jewish community is accompanied by the constant failure to escape my feelings of guilt, to position myself, to amend the wrong and to do it the right way...

I. IN THE BUILDING

II. THE COMMUNITY MEETINGS

II. ON VACATION