Speechless - Mother Nature
Made as 1 of 13 streaming films for public art project Speechless
commissioned by HTBA which explores the current phenomenon of the gentrification and branding of cities as a strategy not only of marketing but also of success, regeneration and wealth.
Working with some of the less gentrified people in Hull, Mike Stubbs examines the gaps between planners' 'visions' and perceptions of 'traditional' social economic systems which inform and shape individuals, communities.
Cities chase success using similar values to be seen viable; Quality of life, economic growth, premier league football clubs determine a league table of cities.
With Pearson Park Homeless Project, Zeke Roberts and Paddy
Produced by Forma
Edited by Dan Van Heeswyjk
Video projection on Hovis Flour Mill, website & short films