Freaks of Nurture is an animated short about a neurotic mother-daughter relationship inspired by the filmmaker’s own unorthodox upbringing with her single-parent mom, who is also a foster parent and dog breeder. Self-deprecating and bursting with energy, the film reveals that no matter how grown-up we think we are, we never quite stop craving the love and support of a parent.
Streamers is a webseries that gives voice to video game streamers in an attempt to understand their relationship to the world, this new for of social interaction, and the codes of the streaming craze. In four 10-minute episodes, Streamers showcases the questions and reflections stemming from Will’s four year-long immersion in Twitch, a platform where video game streamers broadcast their performances in real time to an audience of viewers. The series explores four major themes: community engagement, the language and codes of Twitch, the monetization of streaming, and the balance between online and offline life.