Nomination Panasonic Readers’ Choice Award

A special nomination of the Bird in Flight Prize with a winner selected by readers

All nominated projects



Self giving

kseniia marchenko, Ukraine

chapter i "reusable objects" is a Reflection on the double standards of love and morality portraying heterosexual marginal sex-workers from Ukraine in cheapest second hand wedding dresses which were bought in the internet.
Nude body of a sex worker is a symbol of instinct love and the dress is the symbol of women`s dreams about emotional dream. Sex job is illegal in Ukraine.
A poster is the compilation of the fragments of the commercial text for selling the dressed in the internet. By film I give the possibility for a viewer to feel yourself as a client.

chapter II "nun's love" is a Reflection on the idea of spiritual love. A ring on the sister`s hand as a symbol of “the marriage with God” is used. "what is to be woman without sexuality" nuns answer anonymously about.