I love that word. Repurposing.
I could ramble on …
(well, I think I have over the years),
sharing how many divine objets de junk
I’ve repurposed into things pretty, functional, and simply, way cool.
repurposing is a process that not only births the banal anew,
it also satisfies a deep craving we have for frugality and make-do.
But, instead of jabbering on about my love of junk all day,
I want to share with you another little treasure I found.
(I admit, it’s brand new. But it’s ABOUT junk.)
I’m smitten with a little film that was artfully animated by a Russian cinematography student named Dina Velikovskaya.
Dina’s images express the junker’s passion eloquently,
without uttering one. single. word.
All it takes is less than 9 minutes to experience My Strange Grandfather: