In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent into the past, where a hired gun awaits - someone like Joe - who one day learns the mob wants to 'close the loop' by sending back Joe's future self for assassination.
The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job - showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.
I went to school with the Steve Yedlin and Rhian Johnson, the filmmakers, and it was great to see this project come together over the course of a semester. This 16mm B/W short is full of very funny moments. The camera work and editing are ingenious and something to marvel at, especially given the fact that the project was made on a practically non-existent budget in film school.
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