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Catalogue Number:  BIO000
Producer:  Biofilm Productions
Producers:  Penner, Joel
Directors:  Penner, Joel
Producing Agencies:  BioFilm Productions
Subject:  Documentary, Science, Social Sciences
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2022
Running Time:  22:24

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A visual exploration of decay begs questions about our relationships with other species.

Wrought begins with that universal moment of disappointment: despite all best efforts, our food has gone bad. But instead of turning away in disgust, Wrought zooms in with curiosity through timelapse photography.

Wrought explores how we construct categories for the world. It examines the categories of spoil, ferment, compost and rot, coaxing audiences to decompose the binary of human and non-human. We are forged from the relationships that transgress such binaries; we are all, indeed, wrought.

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