This short film’s very short synopsis – “Veronica and Efren go on a trip” – says so little, but also says it all.
It screened at numerous festivals, including Sundance 2014, and, based on all I’ve read of it thus far, has frustrated many, but also won over several.
Comments published on the film’s Vimeo page, where it’s just been released, range from “What the fuck was this shit?” to “That was fucking awesome.”
But maybe this more detailed reaction reflects the center: “I’m sure this is frustrating [to] watch for some who are confused by the freeform structure, but there are so many delicious moments that if you can let go of expectation there is plenty to enjoy.”
I look forward to reading your reactions to this after you watch it below. Titled “Master Muscles,” it was directed by Efrén Hernández: