We Still Have to Close Our Eyes

Directed by John Torres

Bonus Q&A with this filmmaker included for ticket holders of the SHORTS: WE ARE IN A DIGITAL HELL program!

Toronto International Film Festival 2019
Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen 2020
Cinema du Reel 2020

Footage and outtakes from behind the scenes of various Filipino productions (including those of Lav Diaz and Erik Matti) are ingeniously recut to make a dystopian and urgent world of human avatars controlled by apps.

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SHORTS: WE ARE IN A DIGITAL HELL

Shorts that can only exist in the recesses of the remix and the weird underbelly of the digital.