Short Film: Experimental ‘Death of an Insect’ is a Visual Rebirth

Death of an Insect

Why Watch? Stunning in its execution, this short from Pohjankonna Oy utilizes antique techniques alongside modern invention to craft a moving poem in a human-less world.

Behind mostly tonal horn blasts, it toys with shadows and light as well as different fragments turns into dervishes or islands in the stream. It’s wholly experiential — pictures being worth about a million words — and it’s absolutely worth a bizarre few minutes.

What Will It Cost? About 7 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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