Another Girl, Another Planet

Writer/director Almereyda shot his near-feature on a Fisher-Price PXL 2000 camera, a discontinued 'toy' that's been taken up by several American indie film-makers and artists for its unique visual qualities and marginal costs. The ghostly monochrome works best on an intimate scale, giving this East Village, New York, chamber drama a dreamy intensity, as its boho participants float through a late-night haze of romantic pessimism. Nic (Ratner) is married, Bill (Sherman) determinedly single; they live on different floors in the same block, pursuing the mysteries of love, sex and the sway of feminine caprice. Evocative score. Leaves an impression.

By: TJ

Release details

Duration: 56 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Michael Almereyda
Screenwriter: Michael Almereyda
Cast: Nic Ratner
Elina Löwensohn
Barry Sherman
Mary Ward
Lisa Perisot
Isabel Gillies
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