• 2012
  • UK
  • 1h 20min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Paul Bush
  • Written by: Paul Bush
  • Cast: Youla Boudali, Mark Caven
  • UK release: 8 March 2013
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Essayistic documentary film using a mixture of footage from urban centres as well as CGI to explore the idea that the amount of chaos in the universe is increasing. Full of provocative paradoxes.

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