Focus Forward: Meet Mr.Toilet

  • Jessica Yu
  • United States
  • 2012
  • 3 min
  • Focus Forward
For those without access to a simple toilet, poop can be poison. Businessman-turned-sanitation-superhero Jack Sim fights this oft-neglected crisis affecting 2.6 billion people. This film is part of the Focus Forward series, a partnership between GE and Cinelan.which enlists renowned documentary filmmakers to create short nonfiction films focused on the incredible human power of ideas and invention. These films tell the stories of visionaries such as scientists, engineers, economists, mathematicians, physicists, financiers, and in some cases everyday folks who have facilitated human progress or reshaped our world by their efforts and inventions.

Credits

  • 3 min
  • color
  • DCP
Director
Jessica Yu
Production
Elise Pearlstein, Jessica Yu
Animation
Chris Darnbrough
Editing
Adam Parker
Music
Jeff Beal

IDFA history

2012
Screened
Focus Forward

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