Très Mall is an animated series featuring writers on topics in art, philosophy, activism and the environment. The story follows three artists living in Savannah, where Jon inherits a strip mall and his friends join in to witness a slow progression of misplaced ambitions and other hijinks.
Oct. 2018 - April 2019, Jepson Center Telfair Museum in Savannah GA
Sept. 6 2018, Morris Museum of Art in Augusta GA
May 15-18 2018, 135 W 42nd Times Square New York City
EP.1 WE NEED TO INVENT A DIFFERENT KIND OF LOVE, 2018 [7 min. 11 sec.] Featuring: Michael Hardt, Professor of Literature at Duke University.
EP.2 WE HAVE TO MEET THINGS HALFWAY, 2018 [15 min. 39 sec.] Featuring: Graham Harman, Professor of Philosophy at SCI-Arc in Los Angeles. Music: Fugazi & Gang.
EP.3 BENIGN VIOLENCE, 2018 [22 min. 51 sec.] Featuring: John Hocevar, Greenpeace Oceans Campaign Director, Lawrence Williams, Professor of Business at UC Boulder, Kyle Powys Whyte, Professor of Philosophy at Michigan State University, J.K. Gibson-Graham, Professor of Feminist Economic Geography at Western Sydney U. Music: Reptilian, Mall Walk, Lié, Kraus, Honey Bucket, Empath.
EP.4 [Pre-Production] Featuring: Babette Babich, Professor of Philosophy at Fordham University, Eileen Truax, Journalist specializing in migration and politics, Richard Florida, Director of the Martin Prosperity Institute at the University of Toronto. Music: Brian Jonestown Massacre.
Written, Directed & Animated by Derek G. Larson