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"To Make Use of Water" by Safia Elhillo

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This animation is part of our series, "There's a Poem for That," which features animated interpretations of poems both old and new that give language to some of life's biggest feelings. Check out the full series here: http://bit.ly/TEDEdTheresAPoemForThat

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Meet The Creators

  • Poet Safia Elhillo
  • Director Jérémie Balais, Jeff Le Bars
  • Narrator Safia Elhillo
  • Designer Jérémie Balais, Jeff Le Bars
  • Animator Jérémie Balais, Jeff Le Bars
  • Sound Designer Jeff Le Bars
  • Director of Production Gerta Xhelo
  • Editorial Producer Alex Rosenthal
  • Associate Producer Bethany Cutmore-Scott
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Watch an interview with the poet here: http://bit.ly/TEDEdSafiaInterview

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About TED-Ed Animations

TED-Ed Animations feature the words and ideas of educators brought to life by professional animators. Are you an educator or animator interested in creating a TED-Ed Animation? Nominate yourself here »

Meet The Creators

  • Poet Safia Elhillo
  • Director Jérémie Balais, Jeff Le Bars
  • Narrator Safia Elhillo
  • Designer Jérémie Balais, Jeff Le Bars
  • Animator Jérémie Balais, Jeff Le Bars
  • Sound Designer Jeff Le Bars
  • Director of Production Gerta Xhelo
  • Editorial Producer Alex Rosenthal
  • Associate Producer Bethany Cutmore-Scott