You must watch this short film! Yes, you must! There’s no argument.
It’s an almost poetically beautiful alien invasion via an armada of space ships and giant robots, with superb SFX and apocalyptic destruction, all to the music of John Murphy from the 28 Days Later… soundtrack.
Watch it now! You won’t regret it.
Ataque de Pánico! [aka Panic Attack!] (Uruguay-2009; short [4:48 min]; dir. Fede Alvarez)
[Note: Normally I like you to watch the embedded version of the films I post, but in this case, I’d recommend following the link to YouTube so you can watch it at a larger size. Awesome! It may not have a plot, but it’s a great piece of visualisation.]
FYI, what the news reporter says is: “The situation is alarming, overwhelming; what you can see over there are robots, or, as far as we understand, probably robots…”