Mitty Guo

BFA - Creative Technologies

Memories and interactions have always been a theme for my work. I enjoy studying the relationship between people and their surroundings. I decided to create a documentary about COVID-19 that records the events that are happening globally. My process started from studying the events as they happened. I have been following the news since the outbreak
began. 

 

At the beginning, most people undervalued how deadly this virus is. My sister lives in Wuhan, the center of the coronavirus outbreak. She told me about the chaos, bans, and restrictions that were happening before the media reported any of this. Now many countries are in lockdown, people are banned from traveling globally, many schools are closed, jobs are lost, and the world is full of despair and chaos. Therefore, I decided to create an animated documentary about COVID-19. My goal is to connect with my audience and to help them stay hopeful. We will fight this pandemic together.

Mitty Guo

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