Whipping a Shitty; Or Idling (Donuts) 1 and 2

1:35 and 1:20 / Canada / 2020 - 2022 / Super8

Synopsis: Whipping a Shitty: Or, Idling (Donuts) 1 and 2 is a visual reflection on idling and the passing of time on the colonized lands of Regina, Saskatchewan (Treaty 4 territories). The works were made by a white settler artist during her time back in the prairies during the covid-19 pandemic.

Director: Lauren Fournier

Artist bio: Lauren Gabrielle Fournier (she/her, b. 1989) is a white settler writer, curator, and filmmaker who works across media. She is interested in practices of storytelling that engage with the self in critical and politically-engaged ways. She is a queer woman and a first-generation student. www.laurenfournier.com