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The Velvet Abstract (2016)

A Short Film About the Environmental Age Set Against a Plethora of CG, Illustrations, and Animations from a Team Spanning Six Continents.

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The Velvet Abstract uses a narrated poem over a plethora of visual effects and animations with a dark purple color palette to represent the cataclysmic stain of mankind on the environment. It features talent from The Hunger Games, Avatar, Star Wars, Game of Thrones, The Martian, and many more. It is narrated by Tobias Menzies, and scored by the world-renowned composer Jean-Pascal Beintus. Written by James Hughes

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We Have Passed the Point of No Return

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The poem which forms the narration used throughout the film, was written by the Writer / Director across a single day. See more »

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