The One That Got Away

HD video / 05:22 min. / 2018

The video The One That Got Away makes a compelling plea to a sense of belonging in the midst of urban transformation. By conflating numerous phrases from anonymous letters addressed to ex-lovers posted online, this multi-perspective letter that appears on screen is juxtaposed with moving images from New York which seem to refer as much to an absent former lover as it does to a lost sense of place.