Can We Pretend?

Nominated for Best Music Video

Directed by Arshile Egoyan

4' • Canada • 2021

Language: English

COVID-19 has accelerated an already emergent trend of our migrating to digital spaces in order to feel connected with the world around us. In this virtual landscape, the lines between fantasy and reality blur, as technology allows us to create new possibilities. How authentic these possibilities are - and what they mean - is a question each person has to answer for themselves. Can we pretend?