HUI-CHING TSENG | YU-JU KUO
The title “ #hAPPy” means two words “ Happy” and “APP”.
The animation is trying to represent the phenomenon of social chaos which people think their happiness is mostly coming from the social media. Using “#” means that the audiences and creator of this animation are sharing the same point of view.
In the Self-media, the popularity is rated by the number of clicks. Therefore, many so called cyber celebrity are doing ridiculous and extreme behaviors to attract audience’s attention.
The plot of this story are inspired by some of the true stories that happening on the internet. Use black humor to make the audience think about the absurdity of such a social phenomenon.
CATEGORY Feature and Short Film
PRODUCTION DATE July 2020
COUNTRY OF PRODUCTION Taiwan