Back in the Island

“Back in the Island” explored the creative journey of artist, Amanda Valle, as she returns to her home in the Dominican Republic. Following an emotionally draining period, Amanda seeks comfort in the local culture by immersing herself in the colours and textures that were once so familiar. A journey of self discovery, the film becomes the main source of inspiration for the artist’s new series of paintings.

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Back in the Island (2021)

Short (4mins) Art / Experimental


Dominican Republic


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Amanda Valle


Sun 26 Sep 2021, ALL DAY *, Free Screening

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Amanda Valle

Amanda Valle

Amanda Valle lives and works between the Dominican Republic and Miami, USA. dedicating her time to painting and art experimentation. She filled her time by drawing the worlds and colours living in her mind with the views from the window becoming muses for her self-expression.

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