US, 2020, digital, VO ENG ST FR & NL OND, 108'
A New Yorker pays for his brother's medical treatment by laying cables through the woods. Egged on by jaunty corporate messaging ("Challenge your status quo!"), he finds himself competing with robots, while other workers hint at dark conspiracies. This low-tech sci-fi parable skewers the gig economy with deadpan wit.