Colossal (2016)

“Colossal” (Canada, 2016, science-fiction/black comedy, 110 minutes, R)

An out-of-work party girl (Anne Hathaway), after getting kicked out of her apartment by her boyfriend, is forced to leave her life in New York and move back to her hometown.

When news reports surface that a giant creature is destroying Seoul, South Korea, she gradually comes to the realization that she is somehow connected to this far-off phenomenon. And as events begin to spin out of control, she must determine why her seemingly insignificant existence has such a colossal effect on the fate of the world.

Best picture winner at the Austin Fantastic Festival.