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A short film, full of poignancy, that initiates a lot of questions.
A few questions, raised in discussion, included: if he has that power through technology, why not build somewhere FULL of flowers? Maybe that was somewhere special, somewhere that had a significance for him and for her, maybe he builds somewhere different every day. What is the clock counting down to? What is Neuro holographic therapy, and what is it aiming to achieve?