Better late than never, I just discovered Dylan Marron‘s fantastic project, Every Single Word, in which he edits down mainstream films to just the parts in which people of color speak. The edits, nearly all of which are under a minute, are an incredibly powerful statement about the lack of nuanced, complex and diverse representations in mainstream media. I particularly love projects that highlight and make visible the gaps, cracks and dysfunctions of a culture and this one does so brilliantly in a visual, tangible and immediate way. Head over to his YouTube channel to watch them all.

Posted by:Elsa

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