Noah Hutton / US, 2020 / 108 min.
Humour, science fiction and Ken Loach go hand-in-hand in this 'cool anarchistic variation on Black Mirror', according to Imagine Filmfestival. A cable-layer has to compete against high-tech robot cable-lying machines.
Queens, New York, the present: but just a bit different. The arrival of Quantum banking has turned the financial world upside down. Getting maximum profits from the new technology means laying lots of cables. Everywhere and straight away. It’s heavy work and not without controversy – but lucrative.