The film is based on the director’s experience of panic attacks. With support from Wellcome Collection, she builds a connection between panic attacks and ornithophobia to make the bird acts as a trigger of fear. Through materializing feelings of a panic attack, the director aims to discuss the core issues of fear, life, and death with multiple experimental artistic practices.
Best NewWave FilmMaker Female
Best Animation Film
Female Filmmakers, New Wave (student) filmmakers, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Taiwan, United Kingdom
The girl suffers from a great discomfort without warning, like a disaster. When the panic attack is accompanied by a flapping of wings, a chaotic, dissociated journey into her unconsciousness begins.
Wu-Ching Chang,Mike Wyeld
Female Filmmaker, New Wave filmmaker (Student), Short Films under 5 Minutes