Why do we see certain colours even when they aren’t there? The film meticulously analyses the 100 Yuan bill, which carries a portrait of Mao Zedong, and finds that – despite official representations and general perception – the note is pink rather than red. In a serious tone and colourful, merry images she also casually upsets any number of other entrenched notions about digitalization, globalization, capitalism and gender.
World Premiere: Image Forum Festival, 2020
Awards: Silver Dove Award, International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film “DOK Leipzig”, 2021;
Award for Excellence, Image Forum Festival, 2020