A Hole

Molly Murphy, Writer/Director/Animator 

Sloan Grant(s) Received: 2019, Animation Award, USC 

Project Type: Short Film 

Genre: Dark Comedy 

Length: 9 minutes 

Field of Science: Astrophysics, Black Holes, Theory of Relativity 

Stage: Completed 


An eccentric billionaire and down to earth surfer respond to the world’s demise in this fable centered around time dilation. Advised by esteemed physicist and graphic novelist, Clifford Johnson, A Hole looks at what would happen if the world were to be swallowed by a black hole.