INVISIBLE OCEAN: PLANKTON AND PLASTIC
Directed by Emily Driscoll
SCREENS AT: 9.00 pm, Friday 5 September
SCREENS AS PART OF THE SHORTS SESSION
Environmental artist Mara Haseltine uses her stunning glass sculptures to shine light on the disappearing plankton in our oceans.
During a Tara Oceans expedition to study the health of the oceans, Haseltine finds an unsettling presence in samples of plankton she collected. The discovery inspires her to create a sculpture that shows that the microscopic Ocean world affects all life on Earth.