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Feb. 14, 2017
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We thought we'd post something exploring themes of intimacy mediated through technology. This video is from Director Genevieve Nollinger. The following is her artist statement:

An exploration of how my relationship to intimacy has been affected by technology. Texting is unique because it allows instant communication without the pressure of a face-to-face or even spoken interaction, and I often find that people say things in a text that they might not say to me in real life. I struggle to relate to the simulations of emotional intimacy that can be created behind a screen- so many of these messages felt strangely impersonal. It is overwhelming to be on the receiving end of a constant stream of someone else’s digital feelings while still trying to figure out your own thoughts about the apparent variables and contradictions of sex, love, and monogamy.

Find more from Genevieve on her instagram or on her site.