Better Humans

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Sexy yetis, scientists and neon colours collide in Better Humans: a kaleidoscopic romp through the possibilities of gene editing and body augmentation. As part of a 7-part series commissioned by Massive Science on the lasting impact of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. We designed the film entirely with Posca pens on plastic cels, head to our website for some insight on the making of this project: https://www.moth.studio/work/#/better-hu mans/ Produced, Directed and Designed by Moth Studio Animation: Maria Morris, Keziah Philipps, Knifeson Yu and Moth Studio Compositing: Daniele Baiardini, Keziah Philipps, Ross Plaskow and Moth Studio Featuring Braden Allenby, environmental ethicist and environmental attorney https://sustainability.asu.edu/person/br aden-allenby/ Conor Walsh, biomedical engineer https://www.seas.harvard.edu/directory/w alsh Sound + Music by Skillbard http://skillbard.com/ A Co-Production of Massive + Plympton https://massivesci.com/ + https://www.plympton.com/ Producer Harriet Bailey http://www.harriet-bailey.com/ Senior Producer Nadja Oertelt http://www.nadjaoertelt.com/ Executive Producers Ed Finn + Bob Beard http://edfinn.net/ + https://csi.asu.edu/people/bob-beard/ Produced for the Frankenstein Bicentennial Project at Arizona State University https://frankenstein.asu.edu/ In partnership with the MIT Press and the MIT Media Lab Supported by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Subscribe to Massive https://massivesci.com/newsletters/massi ve/ Full series can be found here: https://vimeo.com/album/5090081