Short Film: ‘Space Search’ is a Quick, Paper Cut-Out Odyssey

Why Watch? It might not have the epic nature of 2001: A Space Odyssey, but this short from Nick Abrey pulls off the rare feat of being simultaneously unsettling and delightful. Plus, it’s a fantastic example of how to make something interesting with very, very little money.

It’s space travel on a budget, but it’s also hallmarked by intriguing off-center shots, eerie music and a fun destination. The filmic equivalent of the first bite of chocolate cake, it’s more than worth the minute it lasts.

What Will It Cost? A little over a minute.

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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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