Made as a portion of The Linked Sequence, Hearing Shades, is a brief film that explores the lifetime of Neil Harbisson, a gentleman who was born with achromatopsia that leaves 1 in 30,000 completely colorblind. By an antenna-like item implanted into the again of his head, Harbisson is equipped to acquire a comprehension of the hues all around him by hearing distinct sounds.
Harbisson completely embraces the uncommon know-how and overtly refers to himself as a cyborg. “I don’t feel that I am utilizing know-how. I don’t feel that I am sporting know-how. I feel that I am know-how,” Harbisson describes. “I feel no variance concerning the program and my mind.”
The 5 moment film, shot in black and white, presents the viewers a perception of Harbisson’s artificially made one, permitting us peer into how he sees humans, cities, and every day lifetime.