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AREN'T YOU BORED I WON'T TALK TO YOU - A film and a book that describe the journey Michelle took to create a film in Shenzhen, China. Struggling with: approaching people, not speaking the language, mediations of language via a translating app, social situations, misunderstandings, having no word for ‘no’, censorship, borders, ideals of beauty and being a 21-year-old Western girl in China.

You can read the entire book by downloading the pdf here.

This project is part of the Continuum programme 2017 organised by Sonic Acts Academy and ArtEZ Institute of the Arts.