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!RUN
— Alessio Grancini & Corie Yaguchi


This series of 9 short animation highlights how regulations are a increasing their complexity on social media and
shaping our boundaries around the internet and more. Every animation has a main title and a subtitle. The subtitle
features some intuitive and partially fictional line of code, a different language not “natively” accessible to everyone.

Every short doesn’t include criticism and leaves room for interpretation.


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01.COOKIE POLICY
Console.WriteLine (“My favorite show is “ + thatShow);
This short underlines how our life choices are also data and variables for a machine to be fed with.


03.LOCATION HISTORY
static class Ruler {
me Omnipotent;
me Omnipresent;
}

This short reflects on our location overlapping constantly with the location of our social media devices.
What are we ?


05.PRIVACY
// keep this hidden but exposed
// the real value is somewhere else

The concept of Privacy on social media has been proven over the years to shape what our general concept of privacy is.

07.PUBLIC TELEPORTATION
// I cannot handle the smell on the Internet

I cannot handle the smell on the metro.


09.LOG OUT
If (iAmHappy){
myFeed=my.Freedom}

This animation considers a personal feed, the pic of the day for every social media user, and suggests to occasionally log out.



02.IDENTITY CONFIRMATION
Id (work == true) {
Rights = myRights;
}

This short underlines how we can “confirm our identity” through a 4 step procedure.

The subtitle statements underlines a current condition due to the coronavirus lockdown, where people confirm their identity through protesting and claiming that they should be starting to work again as soon as possible.

04.MEMORIALIZATION SETTINGS
virtualBackgorunds = my.Journey;

Virtual backgrounds are being a great part of the coronavirus lockdown. Artists gained commissions now more than ever for producing backdrops targeting video calls.


06.FACE RECOGNITION
/: “Our new microwave saves us a lot of time”

Face recognition saves us time and is a great feature. Also, our features earned much more value from the release of the first face recognition system on smartphones.

08.HYPE HOUSE
If (you == lockedOut){
ChooseEnemies();}

The famous TikTok hype house gather the 20 top influencers from the platform TikTok.
The 20 members have a lot of fun together and post their adventures on a daily basis.
Some key members can decide to kick out anyone from the house, anytime.