Plasticnic

May 2018, 1:16 min
Co-directed by Fiona Tinwei Lam & Tisha Deb Pillai
Written and narrated by Fiona Tinwei Lam
Animated by Tisha Deb Pillai
Sound design by Tinjun Niu

This poetry video depicts the blithe and continual accumulation of everyday domestic plastic: we destroy nature while simultaneously attempting to enjoy it. The title marries “plastic” with “picnic” to show how they have become almost inextricably entwined. Based on a shaped poem.


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