There Is No Budget For Destruction
“Mozart, Pascal, Boolean algebra, Shakespeare, parliamentary government, baroque churches, Newton, the emancipation of women, Kant, Balanchine ballets, et al. don’t redeem what this particular civilization has wrought upon the world. The white race is the cancer of human history.”
― Susan Sontag
This series uses archival military-drone-strike footage and reflects on the incommensurate human capacity for evil. The title is a borrowed line by Raul Hilberg, a Jewish American political scientist and historian, from his testimony included in 'Shoah', a documentary film on the Holocaust by French journalist Claude Lanzmann.
See the full series on Foundation