Based on the aesthetics of 90s Hong Kong cinema, the music video for COINS explores greed, vanity and free will. Gender roles are completely liquified as the balance of power and attraction is shifted between a transgender factory worker and her boss.

“American filmmaker Garrick J Lauterbach examines gender and power relations for Zurich-based duo Odd Beholder’s track Coins—with a story that sees performance artist Stella Palino play a metalworking man by day and a woman who dances as a stripper by night. Read more on NOWNESS

Daniela Weinmann, Odd Beholder & Letterbox Collective