Our favorite sock puppets Kiki and Bubu have some feelings, so they sign up for an online dating site. When the People of China want to become their friend, they are excited. However, sending the People of China a video of themselves proves to be difficult: Their content gets flagged as inappropriate and taken down from YouTube. On the long quest for knowledge which follows, Kiki and Bubu learn all about Internet censorship. And love.
Kiki and Bubu: Rated R Us is an animation film by the Viennese art-technology-philosophy collective monochrom, following the charming sock puppets Kiki and Bubu on an investigative journey that touches on topics such as censorship, love and dating in our digital age.