Muddy Footprint

Environmental Video

Winner of the ‘Small is Beautiful’ category in the Green-Go short film competition.

Encouraging audiences to consider the environment and make small changes for the better, appealing to consumers and farmers.

Everything was filmed during summer 2016 in Italy on small, organic farms and gardens with my partner.

A still from Muddy Footprint, short film.
A still from Muddy Footprint, short film.
A still from Muddy Footprint, short film.
A still from Muddy Footprint, short film.

In our film we wanted to reflect not only the environmental benefits of small-scale farming, reinforced by on-screen images and illustrations, but more subtly the personal benefits as well.

Animated illustrations communicating the meaning of Muddy Footprint.
Animated illustrations communicating the meaning of Muddy Footprint.

Where there is a ‘lack’ of music, there is an emphasised ‘silence’ portraying a more peaceful, mindful way of life than most of us are accustomed to.