2021. LOVE DEATH + ROBOTS. Volume 2: Episode Guide

Created by: Tim Miller
Executive Producers: David Fincher, Tim Miller, Jennifer Miller, Joshua Donen

01. Pop Squad

In a future where resources are controlled by the rich, “unregistered offspring” are forbidden by the state. A police officer charged with enforcing population control faces a crisis of conscience.

Running Time: 15 minutes

Directed by: Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Animation Produced by: Blur Studio (USA)
Based on a Short Story by: Paolo Bacigalupi

02. Life Hutch

When his ship is damaged in battle, a combat pilot (Michael B. Jordan) crashlands on a desolate planet. Fortunately there’s an automated shelter on the surface he can take refuge in until rescue arrives… if he can survive that long.

Running Time: 10 minutes

Directed by: Alex Beaty
Animation Produced by: Blur Studio (USA)
Based on a Short Story by: Harlan Ellison

03. Ice

In a future where many humans are enhanced with extraordinary strength and endurance, the “unmodded” feel left behind. This class-conflict drives a rift between two brothers that puts their lives at risk during a dangerous race across the frozen sea of their colony world.

Running Time: 10 minutes

Directed by: Robert Valley
Animation Produced by: Passion Animation Studios (UK)
Based on a Short Story by: Rich Larson

04. The Tall Grass

When a train makes an unscheduled stop in the middle of nowhere, a lone traveller is lured into the surrounding fields by drifting, ethereal lights. But his curiosity may prove deadly when he discovers the hellish source of the illumination.

Running Time: 8 minutes

Directed by: Simon Otto
Animation Produced by: Axis Studios (UK)
Based on a Short Story by: Joe Lansdale

05. Automated Customer Service

Some senior citizens are lucky enough to enjoy their golden years in tomorrow’s high-tech, assisted living communities. They pursue relaxation and spiritual fulfillment, their every need taken care of… until their robotic servants decide to kill them.

Running Time: 10 minutes

Directed by: Meat Dept (Kevin Dan Ver Meiren, David Nicolas, Laurent Nicolas)
Animation Produced by: Atoll Studio (France)
Based on a Short Story by: John Scalzi

06. All Through the House

On Christmas Eve, a young girl and her little brother lie awake, too excited to sleep. When a jingle of bells announces Saint Nick’s arrival they sneak downstairs hoping to catch a glimpse of the mythical gift-giver… but find something far less jolly than they expected.

Running Time: 4 minutes

Directed by: Elliot Dear
Animation Produced by: Blink Industries (UK)
Based on a Short Story by: Joachim Heijndermans

07. The Drowned Giant

When a two hundred foot tall naked body washes ashore outside a small fishing village, crowds gather to witness the spectacle. A local scientist documents the leviathan’s surrender to nature while the miraculous becomes first mundane and then forgotten entirely.

Running Time: 10 minutes

Directed by: Tim Miller
Animation Produced by: Blur Studio (USA)
Based on a Short Story by: J.G. Ballard

08. Snow in the Desert

On an arid, scorched planet at the edge of galactic civilization, an ageless albino named “Snow” is hunted by an assortment of hired killers. But after a beautiful stranger named Hirald saves his life, she reveals her own plans for him, but keeps some secrets of her own.

Running Time: 15 minutes

Directed by: Léon BérelleDominique BoidinRémi KozyraMaxime Luère
Animation Produced by: Unit Image (France)
Based on a Short Story by: Neal Asher

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