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Better or Worse?

UK, 2000 (MIFF 2001, Fiction)

Director: Jocelyn Cammack

Better or Worse? explores the world of 8-year-old Rachel as she embarks upon a series of experiments attempting to make sense of her defective eyesight. Balancing her desire to appear normal with the visual chaos of her everyday life. this film delicately explores the limiting and precarious nature of perspective.

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