Andrew Thomas Huang’s short film Solipsist, which recently won the Special Jury Prize for Experimental Short at the Slamdance film festival, is an absurdly beautiful tour de force, an underwater dreamscape where women are consumed by flora, sea creatures dance and envelop each other and men dissolve into sand. Huang strikes the perfect balance between beauty and strangeness, crafting a creepy but entrancing world with both practical and digital effects that we think will be haunting our dreams for the foreseeable future. Click through to watch the video, and let us know what you think in the comments.
And if you’re as stunned and intrigued as we were, here’s a short making-of video:
[via The Creators Project]