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Overlay

Better Worlds S1 • E5

scene from Overlay, a video from Better Worlds by The Verge
screenshot from Overlay, a beautiful animated short by creative studio Device

The latest short from the series Better Worlds, “a science fiction project to inspire hope” by The Verge, is not only beautiful, but has a nice touching twist I won’t give away right here, right now. All I can say is that I’m planning a long-form essay on the underlying topic in the (near) future. In the meantime, go watch the vintage looking animation:

PS: Aesthetically speaking, the first episode of Better Worlds, “A Theory of Flight”, by catalan studio All in Pixel remains my favourite short from the ongoing season — so far.

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