Iris must choose between unemployment and a career with unwanted side effects.

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Premiere Date
May 29, 2013
20 minutes
Funding Initiative
Short-Form Series and Special Projects

Lisa Robinson

Lisa Robinson co-wrote and co-directed the feature film Small, Beautifully Moving Parts, which premiered at SXSW in 2011, screened at more than 20 festivals, and played theatrically in more than 15 cities. She also co-created Sparks, a web series about humans and technology that was syndicated by the Sundance Channel. She has written and directed short Show more films that have screened at film festivals around the world, including Cannes Directors’ Fortnight, Telluride, Edinburgh, and Clermont-Ferrand. Show less


Corey Deckler

Corey Deckler is a New York City-based producer and production manager. His film credits include Dreaming American; Small, Beautifully Moving Parts; At Any Price; Family Games; Adult World; and Innocence. He served as unit production manager on Goodbye to All That. In addition to his work in commercials and music videos, he is also the producer of the 2011 Show more short film, Faith, which has screened at film festivals nationwide. Show less

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The Film

The web is no longer secure, but NeuroLock™ can encrypt data using the human brain. Iris struggles to choose between unemployment and a job as a “neuro-messenger,” a career with unwanted side effects.