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AMERICAN ANIMALS

American Animals

The unbelievable but mostly true story of four young men who mistook their lives for a movie and attempted one of the most audacious heists in US history; American Animals takes the thrill of the heist genre and turns it inside out, blurring the line between truth and fiction in a wild story of money, movies and the search for meaning.

Director: Bart Layton

Producers: Katherine Butler, Dimitri Doganis, Derrin Schlesinger, Mary Jane Skalski

Cast: Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, Jared Abrahamson, Ann Dowd, Udo Kier

PIERCING

Piercing

In this twisted love story, a man seeks out an unsuspecting stranger to help him purge the dark torments of his past. His plan goes awry when he encounters a woman with plans of her own. A playful psycho-thriller game of cat-and-mouse based on Ryu Murakami‘s novel.


Director: Nick Pesce
Production Company: Borderline Films
Producers: Josh Mond, Antonio Campos, Schuyler Weiss, Jake Wasserman
Cast: Christopher Abbott, Mia Wasikowska, Laia Costa, Marin Ireland, Maria Dizzia, Wendell Pierce

Planetary

If you thought any given 24 hours was an earth day then think again, April 22nd is Earth Day. Yet it is much more than simply a day, it’s a year-round project with a mission to broaden, diversify and activate the environmental movement worldwide. It does so with a combination of education, public policy and consumer campaigns.

Director - Guy Reid
Production Co - Planetary Collective

TED 2023

This film was the first in a series of viral marketing campaigns leading up the release of the Alien prequel film Prometheus in 2012. Absolute worked alongside Director Luke Scott to bring the concept of a Peter Weyland TED Talk in the year 2023 to life through the creation of a CG auditorium, crowd simulation and VFX.

Director - Luke Scott
Production Co - RSA Films

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Everyone's Going To Die

Everyone's Going to Die is a 2013 British film written and directed by directing collective Jones. The film had its World Premiere at South By Southwest in 2013, followed by its UK Premiere at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

The film centres around Melanie (Nora Tschirner), whose life is going nowhere. When a mysterious man, Ray (Rob Knighton), comes into town, she sees an opportunity to save herself. Attempting to leave their pasts behind and move on, the pair endeavours to change their lives for the better.

Director: Jones
Production: Jonesfilm

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Blood Orange

Blood Orange stars Iggy Pop as Bill, an ageing rock star living with his beautiful and promiscuous young wife Isabelle (Kacey Barnfield). Into their peculiar paradise comes a dangerous ex-lover (Ben Lamb) hell bent on revenge. 

Director / Writer: Toby Tobias
Starring: Iggy Pop, Ben Lamb, Kacey Clarke, Antonio Magro

 


1009

'1009' is a short film that marked Absolute's first collaboration with Borderline films. This project was a prelude to the later released feature 'James White'. Absolute took the lead in developing the visual effects style and methods involved to bring the storytelling to life.

Director: Josh Mond
Production: Borderline Films

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Cosmic Whistleblowers

Filmmaker Simon Sharman goes in search of truth to the Roswell UFO mystery of 1947, but its the UFO investigators themselves who become the focus when controversial new evidence is unearthed and deception becomes the name of the game.

Director: Simon Sharman

L$D (LOVE S$X DREAMS)

Tell anyone who has not seen this video that they need to watch it as soon as possible!

We’ve helped ASAP Rocky visualize LSD – LOVE S$X DREAMS. This music video is a stunner which encapsulates the essence of ASAP Rocky’s smooth lyrics and fluent storytelling.

Director - Dexter Navy
Production Co - Partizan

Producer - Belinda Grew
Colourist - Matt Turner