This Animated Short Film About The Rat Race Will Surely Make You Reconsider What ‘Happiness’ Is Really About

All of us are chasing happiness

Do we ever find it? Debateable. But one thing is certain, we do anything we can to find it, and hold onto it as desperately as we can. We’re hardwired to believe that it’s the materialistic things that are the key, and we’re so immersed in running the human race that we don’t have time for anything else.

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Steve Cutts is an artist that wanted to illustrate the fact that we have become rats in the system. And  honestly think he represented the human race quite accurately. So take a look below and tell us what you think.

Our journey starts with our birth.

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And then we get on the train like everyone else that ultimately leads to nowhere.

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Following the designated path like everyone else.

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Never realizing that happiness can’t be ‘bought’.

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Fighting with each other over useless things.

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Until that new ‘useless thing’ is destroyed again.

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Leaving us to wallow in our misery.

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We find a temporary ‘solution’.

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Which doesn’t help whatsoever.

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Other then giving us a few moments of happiness.

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We come crashing down in the face of reality, executed.

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You can check out the whole video below.

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