SPROJ: Project Rationale

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"Elder Thing" by David Maguire

“Elder Thing” by David Maguire

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At the Mountains of Madness is a loss of innocence story about two explorers named Dyer and Danforth. When a member of their expedition discovers a strange creature frozen beneath an uncharted mountain range deep in Antarctica, Dyer and Danforth rush to meet him and learn more. They arrive to find the camp destroyed, most of the crew dead, and their friend missing. Looking for answers and hoping to find their friend alive, they search for him in the mountains only to uncover a massive, ancient, and seemingly dead city. As they search through the sprawling tomb, they come face-to-face with an ancient horror that challenges their very perceptions of reality. At The Mountains of Madness asks the viewer “Do we really matter?” and then answers with a resounding “No.’’

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