Vilayet is the Urdu word for abroad, or what has been anglicized
as the old Blighty, or England.
This video essay is apicaresque journey though the uncanny liminal spaces of this colonial heart of darkness, blending past and present, home and away, as each character loses their sense of ground in their own way.
VILAYET / UNHEIMLICH
Essay, Canada, 2009, 16 min 22 s,
b & w and colour, English