iz (turk.) = trace, imprint, track, shimmer izle= following the trace also imperative of: to follow, to detect, to seek, to observe, to watch, to spectate, to look on

I set off to find out what is said and not said in my own familiy and within the German-Turkish-Armenian web of relations. This account is about suspicions, about unknown places that seem familiar and about things we know but cannot fully grasp. What does to remember mean? From Kayseri, Istanbul, Beirut, London and Berlin I constructed my own narrative: a movement setting.

choreography/danceJasmin İhraç
technicsMarco Uhlmann
thanks toWanda Golonka, Lidy Mouw, Contemporary Arts Alliance Berlin (CAA),
mimecentrum berlin e.V.
premiereMarch 9th, 2013, 20 p.m. Bethanien/Studio 1, Berlin
lenght35 minutes
photosSilvina Der Meguerditchian, Dieter Hartwig, Jasmin İhraç, Ute Langkafel