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Blade Runner: Black Out 2022 (2017)

In 2022, a powerful weapon causes a global blackout that has massive implications all over the world.
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In 2022, a powerful weapon causes a global blackout that has massive implications all over the world.

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There are three short films made to fill the gap between "Blade Runner" (1982) and "Blade Runner 2049" (2017). "Black Out 2022" (2017) is the first in the row, followed by "2036: Nexus Dawn" (2017) and "2048: Nowhere to Run" (2017). "Black Out 2022" is made by anime director Watanabe, who is famous for his work on "Animatrix" and "Cowboy Bebop". "2036: Nexus Dawn" and "2048: Nowhere to Run" are made by Luke Scott, who is known for his short films connected to "Alien: Covenant" and "Prometheus". See more »

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Written by Lauren Daigle, Michael Hodges, Kayla J. Morrison, Gerald Trottman and Ghian Wright
Performed by Lauren Daigle
Courtesy of Alcon Sleeping Giant(ASG) on behalf of ASG Records
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A rather mediocre short
11 October 2017 | by See all my reviews

In "Blade Runner: Black Out 2022", the style of the animation is kind of new and looks similar to that in a Japanese cartoon. However, the storytelling is really awful. There are neither impressive scenes nor memorable characters. Anyone who watches it will forget about the short almost immediately.


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