Dean loves his dogs Moosh and Hope, Robbie Williams’ music and his family very much. He loves animals and dreams about travelling to Africa to see elephants and tigers. He likes the word ‘security’, because it means support and having your family around you.
Like many other young men he’s been sleeping rough on the streets of Hackney for years now. This animation discloses his most intimate childhood memories, wishes and thoughts about everyday life.
This animation has been displayed at the Central Saint Martins 2016 Degree Show and has been featured on 1Granary Online Magazine.
Hackney Winter Night Shelter is a non profit organization that opens doors to homeless people in Hackney since 1996. They offer professional and holistic support to help their guests rebuild their lives, alongside a hot meal and warm bed. Get invloved and head to hwns.org.uk to donate, fundraise, partner or volunteer to make a difference.