Have you ever stopped to think what is the first thing you get when you wake up? Maybe it’s a cell phone, that device with multiple cameras that follows you from the moment you wake up until you go to sleep.
In this topic about facial recognition, we talk about the apps that permeate our daily lives, the use of facial recognition tools at immigration borders, the lack of regulations to prevent companies from abusing their technological privileges over civil society, and even some fun ways to circumvent some algorithms.
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Produced by: Narrira Lemos de Souza
Video edition: Elisa Di Garcia
Motion designer: Álvaro Paiva
Translation & Subtitles: Thiago Lemos
Experimental Makeup: Carla Jancz · Thais Jussim
Images: Narrira Lemos · Petra Molnar · Maria Paz Canales · Carla Jancz · Thais Jussim · Lu Celestino · Lia Bello · Lucas Carvalho · Thiago Lemos
Special Thanks: Petra Molnar · Maria Paz Canales · Carla Jancz · Thais Jussim · Lu Celestino · Lia Bello · Lucas Carvalho · Thiago Lemos · Maria Aurora da Silva · Vladimir Garay · Amy Schapiro
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Support: This video is a product of Narrira’s Mozilla Fellowship.