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Monobloc

The feature-length documentary is structured into 7 episodes, filmed on 5 continents. Each of these episodes tells a self-contained story involving different themes, inter alia beauty and design, economic rise and competition, globalisation and efficiency, ideas and ideals. To accomplish this the film accompanies protagonists, both men and women, whose lives are closely linked to the monobloc. Estimates claim that there are a billion units of this chair worldwide. We find out the story of how this unsightly chair took the world by storm – and why.

Design - Sustainability
Director: Hauke Wendler
Year: 2020
Duration: 52'
Country: Germany
Language: Original language with subtitles in English
Screening: 22 October 2021 ore 17:00 presso Teatro Franco Parenti, Sala Testori, via Botta 18, Milano

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