SXSW Entry ‘Perfect’ Acquired By Blockchain Studio SingularDTV

The sci-fi thriller, which is executive produced by Steven Soderbergh, stars Garrett Wareing, Courtney Eaton, and Abbie Cornish. The film follows a young man with a violent past who enters a mysterious clinic where the patients transform themselves using genetic engineering.

Perfect marks the feature directing debut of Eddie Alcazar. It world premiered in the Vision section at the SXSW Film Festival in March. Following its theatrical rollout, Perfect will be made available on SingularDTV’s global digital platform in early 2019.

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The future is anything but Perfect in SXSW sci-fi thriller trailer

In the new science-fiction thriller Perfect, a boy in a cold and stark modern house is seduced by advertisements of perfection to install implantable characteristics directly into his body. The implants heal his dark, twisted visions, but come with a corporeal cost. He persists in applying them, hoping to reach perfection, but ultimately he discovers that purity of mind is not exactly as he’s imagined.

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Watch Flying Lotus’ New Short Film Skinflick

Flying Lotus, aka Steven Ellison, has directed and scored a new short film, Skinflick, under his filmmaking alias steve. Watch it below, via Nowness. The short’s subject is Bob Heslip, who performs as Bumpy Bob the Bubble Boy, referring to the fleshy lumps on his body caused by the skin condition and tumor disorder Neurofibromatosis type 1. In a press release, Ellison describes meeting Heslip while shooting KUSO. Ellison says, “He is a lovely man and I wanted to make a film that would honor the beauty of his unique condition.”

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