We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.

Want to watch this film now?

88 Ratings


A young man covers his head with different headscarfs one by one. His confident movements gradually break down as he battles with conflicting positions and he starts to cry.

Our take

Unsettling myths surrounding the contemporary Islamic body, Ergun’s performative video captures some of the different trajectories of heated arguments about the Hijab. Wearing the Hijab himself in multiple contexts, the multi-disciplinary artist explores gender, national sentiments, and politics.