Meat for the beast. - This typographic short film uses more than 500 larvae of the native but rare butterfly spe- cies Little Fox, obtained from a breeder in Switzerland. The cocooned caterpillars were carefully prepared and arranged on a wall to form the slightly offset sentence “we are open”. The film shows the words coming to life: the butterflies hatch and flutter away. The cocoons 'open' linking back to the statement.