you can't plan a perfect day
sometimes it just happens (2017) - 
HD video, color, sound
4 minute 12 second excerpt of 8 minutes 24 seconds

Film: Alison Nguyen
Score: Roarke Menzies

A collage of blown-out, re-appropriated footage of lens flare from contemporary American advertisements. The piece is a critique of and meditation on visual codes for authenticity and spirituality used in white-dominated mass media.


This project is made possible in part with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts’ Electronic Media and Film Finishing Funds grant program, administered by The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes.