Politics Around Food
Medium: Single-channel video, color,
Approx. 54 minutes - 2015
‘Politics Around Food’ investigates the food industry and its relationship to people’s lives. This video also highlights food shopping as a key element for public interactions and the sociopolitical aspects of food consumption in general.
Attributes such as; the sound of the environment, spontaneous dialogues and the code of behavior in the queue creates unique situations that highlights a specific social interaction familiar to the consumerism culture.
Here the cashier’s conveyer belt functions as a canvas for food consumption documentation and the social public behavior around it.
The video presented in this web page is an excerpt of a 54 minute video.