LIKE A RAT IN A CAGE

(2020, HD video, 2’27’’, color, sound)

This work talks about infodemics disorder and the impossibility of escaping into a hyper-connected world. Through the use of the datamosh, the images of a rat looking for a refuge on the sidewalks of Coney Island blend together with those of an indifferent and busy Manhattan sidewalk.
Is death around the corner?

Filming took place in early March 2020 in New York, just before the lockdown.

Filmed & Sonorized by Matteo Campulla, 2020