In my experience of life, study and work in Italy, Norway and Austria I had to deal with their respective... Read More
In my experience of life, study and work in Italy, Norway and Austria I had to deal with their respective contexts in which concepts such as family, immigration, politics, memory (among others) have different meanings, linked to language and to the reference culture and therefore not to an individual interpretation of each person.
In making the video I used the predictive (predictive) text function of my mobile phone, typing and choosing the first available words. Proceeding with this writing system you have the possibility to visualize other words, suggested in relation to past conversations and personal way of writing. Starting from the word and following the suggestions of the system, a text has come out that has the form of poetry recited by the automatic voice reading of the telephone itself.
The choice of superimposing their images and accompanying it to automatic vocal reading suggests the trivialization and standardization exerted by the language and culture of a context that is not theirs.
In summary, Wonderland is a research on reality, and on how our thoughts really are ours or have been manipulated.