Hatching Beauty is a stop-motion live action montage about a woman deciding to sell her ova to make ends meet. Once she enters the market she realizes she is as much for sale as the products she produces at work. Hatching Beauty screened at festivals internationally and garnered several awards including a Video Award for Film Best Addressing Gender Issues at the Ann Arbor Film Festival in 2002.
Hatching Beauty, 2001
16mm to digital video, color, sound
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