Pik and Etty in the Failure of the French Revolution, animation, 2021

Pik and Etty is a short animated video. Inspired by economist Thomas Piketty, Pik and Etty are economic commentators and re-enactors. This first video is about, in Piketty’s words, “The Failure of The French Revolution”. Statistics for this video were taken from Capital and Ideology. Harvard University Press, 2020, Pages 128-30, FIG. 4.1, FIG 4.2. Coming next is “Progressive Taxation.”!

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  • Writer/Director – Josephine Anstey
  • Clay Artist – Lucy Anstey-Pape