Hosted by Lou Dax and Yvonne Steven, Placebo heralds the launch of a miraculous new diet pill that "harnesses the power of the mind" to burn calories, melt fat and tone muscle. Inspired by the countless diet and fitness infomercials that litter the late night TV airwaves, Placebo is a computer-animated parody that wraps all the bogus science, empty promises and appalling social messages into a c
When a diagnosed paranoid schizophrenic stops taking his medication, he struggles to decipher reality from delusion. The situation becomes dire when he returns home with blood on his shirt and tries to convince his frightened girlfriend that the "bad men" are back.
When pharmacist, John Letbetter, spies a beautiful shop girl who works across the street it's love at first sight. But this puppy love quickly becomes blinding obsession causing John to lose focus at work. After a near-fatal mistake the jobless, friendless, and hopeless John hatches a plan of drastic measures to try and win the shop girl's heart. His prescription: one part burglary, three parts
Placebo follows eight early/mid twenty-something men and women as they enter a clinical testing for insomnia. For three days, and one thousand dollars a day, The Research Group places the eight subjects in a secluded location for three days, after they have taken the pill and spent one night in their quarantine facility.
Tomer, a 17 years old' shy teenager, Hospitalized in to a closed oncology department to spend the last few months, hoping the chemicals will save his life before they cause his death. The first night at the quiet department, Tomer meets Michal, a Beautiful 18 years old girl. From that moment Tomer tries to approach her, but is shy character only makes it harder for him. In his own special way he
Alfred spent years as a patient in a mental institution, surrounded by his past. His routine is interrupted when Aristotle, a young new patient with a murky history, is assigned to share his room. Was Aristotle a conscious decision made by his therapist, or perhaps a symptom of Alfred's own illness. Alfred's fears and his reluctance to share his room offer insights into his own past, as well as
In one of the toughest undergrad schools in the world, a film maker infiltrates a complex mindscape of ambition and restless youth. In the hallways of excellence, something sinister is at work- and those who inhabit them, must fight these monsters within.
Omar A young man with no confidence challenged by the hard standards of society that he believes is the main reason he can't get the girl he loves , so he settles for connecting with her through notes that he leaves her anonymously , until he discovers another person watching her and trying to approach her as well.
A plot to assassinate the Vice President takes a wrong turn when the hit man, Sphinx, fails to show up and an unsuspecting cab driver gets caught in a tangled web of deception and betrayal.