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Apocalypse of Digital Revolution

Apocalypse of Digital Age/1999

Genre:Surreal Short
Format: Digital video/CG
Length:3‘21″
Year:1998
Made by: Louis K Wang


Synopsis:

The convergence breaks the geographical barriers in modern society. The development of technology made the information and culture exchanging quickly. The globalization is inevitable that world civilization will go mixed in the way of  collective unconsciousness.

The popular of internet in the 21st century surpassed TV and movie as a staple of spiritual life. When  metaphysical becoming a subject of physical, the technology expanded information scope but narrowed the imagination within.

The culture memes were produced like  fast food to be consumed. Modernization makes everyone into robot. Where are those true nature and living beings?

Anyway, you might able to find  some inspiration through this movie made at the end of 20th century.