Audio? Or non?

A runner-up from the latest contest by the Criterion Collection. I don’t think this meatless loaf looks any good (1/2 a cup of dried parsley?) but the video highlights something that I’ve been wondering about regarding the use of sound in cooking shows. Isn’t it easier to just show people something then to tell them about it?

This is my pick for creepiest entry:

Here’s one that I would’ve probably made by accident down the road:

HOW DID I NOT KNOW ABOUT THIS CONTEST? Also there’s a finalist that did a total Jan Svankmajer homage- I would’ve posted it but it could lead to confusion seeing as my recent burst of videos are clearly coming from the same place.