MFA Thesis – Excerpt 10

“Alternatives to the profit motive that creates this environment already exist in the form of access to open source software and hardware. The open source movement is a step toward destroying racism which is a non-biological social construct based on discrimination and oppression. This project rests on the socially constructed nature of racial definitions which are largely absent in the imagined utopian society of Alatia. A secondary theme in the film is a reflection upon how easy it is to live in self-delusion.”