Well, hello. Following a few weeks in self-isolation, the Weekly Address is back with more wondrous creative inspiration.
First up – how’s about an uplifting queer puppet short? “Reach the Sky” is a stop-motion love letter to the LGBTQ community. A group of crochet doll friends have an adventure, meet new companions and break some clichés along the way. You’re going to love it:
Next – why not make your face into a typeface? All you need is a webcam and some emotions:
Can’t escape the voices in your head? Well at least you don’t have two larger-than-life talking breasts to contend with. Animator Caitlin Young wanted to make a film about the immense pressure faced by women to conform to Westernised standards of beauty.
Reality might already feel pretty messed up, but explore Steffen Ullman’s instagram to see a whole collection of everyday objects melting and spilling out of themselves:
Here’s hoping the above provided a little creative distraction. It’s good to get outside of our own reality once in a while, even if we can’t go much where else. Stay healthy, stay safe, and see you soon.