Define what’s cyberpunk, for you, in one sentence (for this experiment, assume that “high tech, low life” has already been said). Go!?
THE SAND STORM : cyberpunk short film
Un futur où l’eau est devenue rare, un passeur d’eau qui survit dans une ville dystopique. Un très beau court SF tourné en secret à Pékin.
“Jason Wishnow—the filmmaker behind TED talks—directs this sci-fi short film about a dystopian future where water is scarce. The film, starring Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, was shot in secret in Beijing during an air pollution spike that required the crew to work with face masks.”
TOKYO cyberpunk place
In this breathtaking science fiction spectacle, a strange mechanical device lands on a desolate world and uses the planet to undergo a startling transformation, that has profound implications for an entire galaxy.
The Trail’s End
On the final day of his life, an android has an unexpected encounter that alters the course of his existence. The Trail’s End is a short film written and directed by David Rosenbaum that explores a re-telling of a classic: Bonnie and Clyde…or rather the prologue.
It highlights the moment that the two meet and how their journey together begins. Sometimes the end, is just the beginning.
(Source : vimeo.com)
The Peripheral by William Gibson will be published on October 28, 2014 by Putnam Adult.