Performance Anxiety 2007 9min.
Steve Irwin's death. YouTube mourning. Wildlife revenge.
Completed during studio residency at Het Wilde Weten Rotterdam.
Sound design by Carl Anderson.
Steve Irwin as the prime-beef export model of sun-drenched Australiana. Steve Irwin's family as the intersection of mourning, morning television and marketing. Steve Irwin trading on his own death before the fact. Steve Irwin's televisual and broadcast aura, sifted and re-presented in nine minutes.