2017 | United States | Experimental

Optic Identity

  • English 5 mins
  • Director | Hannes Vartiainen, Pekka Veikkolainen, Janne Pulkkinen, Huayi Wei

We all have a biological identity - a genetic hardware that can not be easily changed. About half of Drosophila's brain is dedicated to vision. What they can see, is who they are. What about us?


a film by

Janne Pulkkinen

Hannes Vartiainen

Pekka Veikkolainen

Huayi Wei



Nefertiti Matos Olivares



Joonatan Portaankorva


produced by


Leading Note Pictures

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