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 highlights public interactions and the sociopolitical aspects around 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.