Derby Film Festival Presents
Anonymous Animals + Progeny
The balance of power between man and animal is reversed in a remote countryside. Any encounter with the dominant can become hostile. This debut feature film with no dialogue but with great, intense sound design coupled with amazing physical performances from the cast, marking out the director as one to watch. Click 'Tell Me More' for info on Progeny. AVAILABLE TO RENT 19 - 25 NOVEMBER.
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USA 2020 29 mins
Dir: Justin Daering
This is a world exactly like ours, except that the wealthy elites are aliens, living and working among us, but with one key difference: they reproduce by implanting their offspring in a human host who raises the alien child as his own. When a blue-collar man is forcible implanted with his alien boss’s parasitic offspring, he asks his wife to help him remove the parasite – a dangerous and forbidden act that puts their marriage – and their lives – at risk.
£5.00 Online Rental
|Country of Origin||France|
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