Watch the short film “Blade Runner: Black Out 2022”

Japanese director and scriptwriter Sinichiro Watanabe, who gained popularity thanks to the anime “Cowboy Bebop” and “Samurai Champlu”, published on Youtube a short film “Blade Runner: Black Out 2022”.

You are not mistaken, the short film has a direct link to the upcoming premiere of “Blade Runner 2049”. It is a kind of prequel to the future film.

In the center of the plot of the film, which lasts a quarter of an hour, the very moment called Black Out. The moment when an unexpected powerful electromagnetic explosion took place, de-energized almost the entire planet and destroyed the digital data.

The lack of electricity humanity has experienced extremely painful. Along with the emerging problems, the most important resource of the planet was food.

The world premiere of the “Blade Runner 2049” movie  is scheduled for October 5, 2017.