Short Film About a Woman Stuck in a Time Paradox Makes Found Footage Fresh Again

Found footage films are everywhere these days, but few short films use the concept as effectively as Timelike does. That’s because it puts its own spin on a familiar concept: one night, a young physics student receives a message from her future self. What follows quickly goes from unnerving to distressing.

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Timelike was written and directed by Richard Boylan, who also plays camera man Rich. Boylan is a cinematic designer for video game developer Bioware, where he’s worked on the Mass Effect series and is currently working on Mass Effect: Andromeda. Short of the Week also points to an earlier Boylan short film titled Suicidium, about a man who pairs suicidal people with murderous psychopaths:

[via Short of the Week]

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