[vimeo https://vimeo.com/39291016 w=455&h=265]

The journey to self-discovery is often a bumpy one. The obstacles are different for each individual, and can be economic, cultural or familial. Men and women both struggle against societal expectations in an effort to be true to themselves and live a life full of meaning and purpose. For some it is a matter of survival, for others less so.

Nonetheless we have all at one point felt great difficulty in figuring out who we are and why we here. It may sound funny, but to Simone, animation has been his savior. In this Fidgit he explains how animation as an art form is unique in its ability to open people’s eyes — and not just those of whom practice it.