Op-Docs: ‘Drones for America!’

In this animation, a former K.G.B. agent welcomes a future in which Americans live under the watchful eyes of drones (ANIMATION).
When I began thinking of this animated Op-Docs video, I had two things in mind. The first was the adoption of drones by the Seattle Police Department. (The program has since been scuttled.) The second was Yevgeny Zamyatin’s 1924 novel “We,” which was a forerunner to dystopian novels including George Orwell’s “1984,” Aldous Huxley’s “Brave New World” and Kurt Vonnegut’s “Player Piano.”

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Source: New York Times

Animation by Drew Christie who is an animator, filmmaker and illustrator. He lives in Seattle

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