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Self Service

UK, 2010 (MIFF 2011, Animation Shorts)

Director: Silas Money

Self Service

Everyday household items flash before our eyes in extreme close-up, with increasing intensity to create the sensation of a panic attack in a supermarket.

D/S Silas Money P Animation Staff, Royal College of Art WS Future Shorts TD digibeta/2010

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