Despite living in a town under lockdown, Nevin lives in relative comfort — at least until his beautiful next-door neighbor shows up in his home. In this dark comedy short film, Nevin becomes an anarchist it win her affection — but how devoted is he really to the cause?

Drew Mylrea directed Next Door, and it is a strange and funny piece of dystopian filmmaking. It forces us to ask ourselves, would we really become the heroes in an oppressive society?

[via Short of the Week]