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8 Things To Look Out For At Sundance London
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8 Things To Look Out For At Sundance London | 5. Upstream Colour
5. Upstream Colour

Shane ‘Primer’ Carruth is making a name for himself as a crafter of synapse-rearranging sci-fis. Primer was put together for a mere $7000 and his next, a romance wrapped up in a shapeshifting science-fiction, also weighs in at the lower-budget end of the moviemaking spectrum. If you want to know why Steven Soderbergh has described Carruth as “the illegitimate offspring of David Lynch and James Cameron”, you can catch his latest mysterious, indescribable big-screen odyssey Upstream Colour at the festival. A tale of pharmaceutical wrongdoing and the universality of life, but at the same time neither of those things, it’ll have you using words like “brilliant”, “trippy” and “grrfarnffrhh”. Well, we did say it was indescribable.

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