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Infection Short Film (Full Length) – 1999 Action Animation Sci-fi

Infection

Short Film (Full Length) – 1999 Action Animation Sci-fi

PG Parental Guidance
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In James Cunningham’s award-winning short a mutant three-fingered hand attempts a brash virtual heist, seeking to wipe a student loan debt in a government databank. The “digital action thriller” was a third collaboration between Cunningham and producer Paul Swadel. Infection’s fast-paced action, humour, and (then) state-of-the-art 3D CGI rendering (punctured eyeballs, hypodermic needles) was in confident contrast to the realist Kiwi short film tradition. Infection won selection in competition at Cannes, Sundance, and numerous other international festivals.

Computer graphics are out to make a killing.
– Sundance tagline for the film

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Supercollider

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The Sales Agent for this title is NZ Film.

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