Nosferasta: First Bite

Adam Khalil, Bayley Sweitzer

IndieLisboa 2022 •

USA, Fiction, Documentary, Experimental, 2021, 33′

Nosferasta is a film co-written by and starring Rastafarian artist and musician Oba, which imagines a very particular origin story and reckoning with colonialism. We follow Oba from the time he was bitten by the vampire Christopher Columbus in 1492 to his current post-vampiric existence.