Directed by Dash Shaw (USA, 2017, 75 min.). DCP.
Jason Schwarzman, Lena Dunham, Reggie Watts, Maya Rudolph and Susan Sarandon lend their voices to this animated teen comedy, illustrated with wild brush strokes and vivid colors by cartoonist Dash Shaw. An angsty young writer for the school paper named Dash (Schwartzman) uncovers the scoop of his life — that his school is built on an earthquake fault, and is on the verge of collapse. As the school begins to sink slowly into the sea and the students work their way up several stories be rescued, they encounter stinging jellyfish, killer baby sharks, and a host of other obstacles, adding to the brilliant chaos of this peculiar adventure.
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