Animation Category Finalist
Where have the flowers gone?
Col / 6'23" / No dialogue and subtitles
A story about a little pig pursuing his dreams and getting lost in the big city, inspired by the movies Metropolis and Modern Times. As a newcomer to the city chasing for his dream, a little pig from the village gradually descends into hopelessness by the pressurising reality.
Work, conflicts of interest, pride, and power struggle. Is it peculiar how such pursuit of materialistic concerns and power overshadows our original goals and dreams, becoming the entire focus of our lives? No, it is an ideology. Perhaps when we wake up in the morning, we may have inadvertently pondered upon such troubling questions about the purpose of life, but we quickly flee again when faced with unrelenting work and the tedium of everyday livelihood.