Filmmaker Insights: Fragile World

In a heavily polluted world, a young woman mourns various species as they’re pushed to the edge of extinction. When she falls ill with a bacterial infection, nature sends her a message.

Arjan Brentjes highlights the relevance of this animation – referencing this year’s global pandemic, overpopulation and the climate emergency.

Sad Beauty is showing as part of Animation 1: Future and Decline, available On Demand from 4 November.

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