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A Hole Molly Murphy

The world is about to be swallowed by a black hole. Meteorites fall from the sky, ocean waves take on
enormous new heights, and chaos abounds in city streets as people confront their looming demise. The
world turns to wealthy entrepreneur, Rob Bilford, whose “Escape Lottery” offers the only chance at
continuing the human legacy. Wary of the entire structure surrounding this celebrated lottery, Rana
Ralorina, a surfer, decides to ditch her lottery ticket for the chance to catch a cosmic wave. In and
outside of a black hole’s gravitational pull, Rob and Rana discover time to take on a new meaning...

CREDITS

Directed, Written, and Produced by Molly Flynn Murphy
Character animators: Bob Yong, Leon Cruz, Molly Murphy
Music by PHAR (Raphaël Dargent)
Principal Cast: Mark Rosen, Ana Carolina Estarita Guerrero, Hugh Ross, Liz Buzbee

SCIENTIFIC SUBJECTS

 Astronomy
 Physics

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