Watch a trailer for one of the best sci-fi movies in years

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I have no problem throwing about hyperbolic claims when it comes to World of Tomorrow, the new animated short by Don Hertzfeldt that premiered at Sundance and won the Grand Jury Prize in the shorts competition. The trailer, above, announces the seventeen minute long film will be available on-demand on March 31st. I look forward to writing more about the film then, as I would hate to spoil its contents before you have a chance to watch with fresh eyes.

It uses a fictional future to talk about the real anxieties of the presentI still want to say some nice things about World of Tomorrow, because I sincerely believe someone who finds themselves on The Verge will connect with it. The story follows a young girl named Emily who comes in…

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