An Office Worker's Amazing Discovery Promptly Backfires in This Funny Scifi Short

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In The Black Hole, a bored pencil-pusher makes an incredibly discovery one night when he’s toiling alone in the office. But it doesn’t take long (the whole short is under three minutes) for everything to go from “OMG!” to “Noooo... you idiot!” It’s a simple idea, but it’s executed very well by filmmakers Phil and Olly.

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Not exactly an original premise: