A group of people are gathered in a room, which is a "live" depiction of a typical Internet chat room. Some pretends to be much younger than they are, to chat up minors. Two of them falls victim of their own scam in a surprising way.



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A group of people come together in an anonymous waiting room. All are wearing name tags. As they exchange small talk, though, we realize there's something odd: some of them are saying things about themselves that are clearly false, like the middle-aged man "Beth" and another middle-aged man hitting on a 14-year-old girl. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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The poster of the butterflies at the start of the short reads "When a collection of brilliant minds, hearts and talents come together... expect a masterpiece." See more »


Freaker: *NSYNC rules!
Beth: I love *NSYNC!
Joey: *NSYNC's okay.
Schizo: *NSYNC sucks! Anyone who likes *NSYNC's a fag!
Joey: You're a fag, Schizo!
Slappy Sue: Don't listen to him Schizo. What grade are you in?
Schizo: 8th. You?
Slappy Sue: I'm in 9th. But I go to an all-girls catholic school, so that's like being in 10th grade anywhere else.
Schizo: Ooohh..
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not bad at all!
3 April 2002 | by See all my reviews

I found this on a friend's profile on Instant Messenger, and at first had no idea what it was. Up until the last two minutes or so, I was very confused, but I'm glad I kept watching until the end ... upon finishing the clip, I came to IMDb to see exactly what it was: a short film, an excerpt from something, etc. I would love to see this more of this man's work; I'd REALLY like to see this piece go to Cannes or Sundance if it hasn't already -- I can see it winning an award. Definitely check it out.

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