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A Short Film Shoves a Statistician Out an Airplane at ‘43,000 Feet’

43000 Feet Short Film

Why Watch? If you found yourself falling from 8 miles above the ground, what would you do? This clever short from Campbell Hooper is a sharp primer on survival (if you don’t take it too seriously).

Bursting with a style that echoes a calmer version of Fight Club43,000 Feet is a mash of everyday images and intriguing concepts that winks through high winds along with its monologue. Hypnotic as a TED talk, it manages some genuine head-tilters even as it scoffs at deepthink.

What Will It Cost? About 8 minutes.

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A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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