The Trip to America

2008-2009 / animation, English or Swedish voice-over/
2.02 min

Photographic images come into the field of vision with a typical mechanical “clack” of a slide projector. Soberly but with a touch of admiration, an off-camera voice explains what happened at the airport on the way from Copenhagen to America.

Long story short: a small package of laundry detergent, a three centimetre pocketknife and a book on Islam caused such an uproar with the airport security personnel that the trip could only be continued after a long inspection.

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The Trip to America, still from video
photo Magnus Petersson