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The Future

The Future
  • 2011
  • Germany/US
  • 91 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Miranda July
  • Written by: Miranda July
  • Cast: Miranda July, Hamish Linklater
  • UK release: 4 November 2011

Sophie and Jason decide to give a home to a stray, terminally-ill cat named Paw Paw. They turn off the internet, quit their dull jobs and proceed to bring a whole new meaning to the term 'existential crisis'.

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The Future

17 Oct 20114 stars

Miranda July's feature charts couple's existential crisis

(12A) 90min ‘Quirky’ is the word most frequently bandied about when describing the work of Miranda July. The Future is a far more disturbing and sombre film than this adjective would suggest. OK, so it’s narrated by a cat, but a cat who alludes to…

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