We created a film in time for Earth Day. In this short film, we confront the electronic waste mountain. Globally, we produced 42 million tons of this waste last year. It seems abstract as a number but video makes it real.
We interview Faraz, long time Restarter, maker and now music maker with a group called Opto Noise. Through the London Hackspace, Faraz connected with a handful of people who wanted to make music with lasers, spinning discs and photovoltaic cells
Our work has been affected by Europe from day one, so we’re concerned about potential effects of a Brexit. We discuss how Europe impacts our electronics and electricals, from design to end-of-life.
We interviewed photographer Greg Jones about his charming photography project called “Still Works” to document abandoned electronics and electricals.