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Mette Hansen

This video is based mainly on text and sound and describes an awakening. Suddenly you see the world from an entirely different perspective and you begin to question your relationships and your role in society. Do you really want to be a part of it? What happens if I free my self from the social networks and other obligations? In the end, the burden of material things you’ve been surrounded by in your home still remains…

English title When I woke up
Keywords Sound, Computer-generated
Aspect ratio 1.78:1 (16:9)
Prod. format Computer
Duration 00:05:00
Language Chinese
Color BW
Year 2009
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About the artist

Mette Hansen

Born in 1966 in Järna, Sweden. Lives and works in Malmö.

Mette Hansen is a director, manuscript writer, and an animator. She holds a master’s degree in free art and works as an artist. Her education includes The Academy of Fine Arts at Umeå University, Sweden 1994-1999, and she is currently studying at the writing school at Lund University. She has made films such as It’s Hard to Fly (2009), Tvåsam (2007), and När jag vaknade (2006). The text is of great importance in her work.