Ana Čigon
No. 1294
"Macho"
Ana Čigon - Macho
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Artist: Ana Čigon
Title: Macho
Subtitle: part of the series Uncovering a Pig in a Poke
Duration: 00:03:00
Year: 2015
Genre: Animation
Production: Ana Čigon
Country: Slovenia
Language: slovene
Download:  Cigon-Maco1.png
 
SYNOPSIS

An animation of what is happening in the macho world, if someone walks through it, who is not a macho. In the animation, a cat is walking through Ljubljana and is admiring the monuments in the city. The monuments are cat cartoon versions of real monuments dedicated to male historic figures in Ljubljana. The cat at first enjoys the monuments but is slowly becoming suspicious of the repetition of the same gender of cats represented on the monuments. Namely, under all of the monuments there is a label mačo (macho). Mačo in Slovene is similar to what we would call a male cat – maček. (source: Ana Čigon)
The animation is part of 'Uncovering a Pig in a Poke' animation and video series.

NOTE: On the artist's request, the full video is not published on-line; it is kept and on view only in the DIVA Station Mediatheque at Metelkova 6, Ljubljana.
 
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