Shelley Niro

2008, 06:03 minutes, colour


A short experimental video illustrating the travails of humans and the exercise of religion in survival. As we progress with technology and education, our hunger changes from what we get from the ground to knowledge we acquire. We now ingest food that is bleached, refined and not very good for the 21st century soul. And we crave it.

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