Battledream Chronicle Film

Alain Bidard | Martinique 2015 | French with English subtitles | 1h48m | 15


The first feature-length animation film from Martinique depicts a future world with the destructive legacy of slavery still very much intact. It is 2100, and the empire of Mortemonde has colonised the Earth and enslaved its population. The slaves work a new sort of plantation, depicted as tense and violent video games. Every slave is forced to collect 1000XP every month in the game, Battledream. Syanna, a young woman, and an array of strong female characters refuse to keep living under this condition and decide to fight for freedom...

Past Showings

Edinburgh / Tue 29 Oct 2019 / 6.30pm
Free and unticketed / Brass Monkey