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Mujo

A spectacular web-series that delves into a dystopian Earth.
5/5

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Directed by Steve Squall and Justin Gustavison, from a script by Steve Squall, ‘Mujo’ is a science-fiction based web series that delves into the self-reliance of young women amidst the precariousness of a dystopian Earth. Starring Olivia Duff as Meta, the opening episode acts as a character study to the protagonist, exploring her mundane off-grid lifestyle in isolation. Episode 1, titled ‘Chapter A, Da Introduction’, probes the themes of mental health and survival. An awe-inspiring watch with stellar cinematography throughout.

The 18-minute episode introduces us to the repetitively mundane lifestyle of Meta. Loneliness and occurring nightmares overwhelm her psychological state, which incites self-satisfying stimulation from alcohol, tobacco and masturbation. Throughout the episode, a lurking suspense is evoked by a mysterious device that is counting down the days – which leads Meta and the audience into the next chapter of the narrative. A riveting tale that will captive, enthrall and entertain.

Squall and Gustavison have crafted a remarkable introductory episode that promises an exciting continuation. Olivia Duff delivers a spectacular, albeit a somber performance with little dialogue, from the offset – viewers are certain to be invested in the character by the closing credits. Visually; special effects, cinematography and post-production are of a high-level cinematic standard that will keep the audience engaged with the thrilling narrative. Highly recommended viewing.

Brief Synopsis

In Chapter A, Meta deals with the tedium of everyday life in isolation; plagued by a recurring nightmare and her own self destructive habits. She has no idea that the course of her future is about to take a sudden turn thanks to a ticking timer and an unexpected discovery.
Mujo

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Credits

Director(s): Steve Squall
Writer(s): Steve Squall
Cast: Kate Squall, Olivia Duff
Producer(s): Steve Squall
Director of Photography: Justin Gustavison
Animation (if applicable):

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Runtime: 19 min

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Mujo

A spectacular web-series that delves into a dystopian Earth.
5/5

Review

Directed by Steve Squall and Justin Gustavison, from a script by Steve Squall, ‘Mujo’ is a science-fiction based web series that delves into the self-reliance of young women amidst the precariousness of a dystopian Earth. Starring Olivia Duff as Meta, the opening episode acts as a character study to the protagonist, exploring her mundane off-grid lifestyle in isolation. Episode 1, titled ‘Chapter A, Da Introduction’, probes the themes of mental health and survival. An awe-inspiring watch with stellar cinematography throughout.

The 18-minute episode introduces us to the repetitively mundane lifestyle of Meta. Loneliness and occurring nightmares overwhelm her psychological state, which incites self-satisfying stimulation from alcohol, tobacco and masturbation. Throughout the episode, a lurking suspense is evoked by a mysterious device that is counting down the days – which leads Meta and the audience into the next chapter of the narrative. A riveting tale that will captive, enthrall and entertain.

Squall and Gustavison have crafted a remarkable introductory episode that promises an exciting continuation. Olivia Duff delivers a spectacular, albeit a somber performance with little dialogue, from the offset – viewers are certain to be invested in the character by the closing credits. Visually; special effects, cinematography and post-production are of a high-level cinematic standard that will keep the audience engaged with the thrilling narrative. Highly recommended viewing.

Spotlight

No artists for this title have been featured on Spotlight.

Brief Synopsis

In Chapter A, Meta deals with the tedium of everyday life in isolation; plagued by a recurring nightmare and her own self destructive habits. She has no idea that the course of her future is about to take a sudden turn thanks to a ticking timer and an unexpected discovery.
Mujo

Credits

Director(s): Steve Squall
Writer(s): Steve Squall
Cast: Kate Squall, Olivia Duff
Producer(s): Steve Squall
Director of Photography: Justin Gustavison
Animation:

Specifcations

Genre: ,
Country:
Language:
Year:
Runtime: 19 min
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