The Lobster is based on the 2015 absurdist dystopian comedy-drama by Yorgos Lanthimos. The story is set in a dystopian future. Single people are sent to a hotel where they must find a partner in 45 days or get turned into a wild animal of their choice. David's wife has just left him, after 11 years of marriage, and he is sent the hotel. His chosen animal, should he not find a partner, is a lobster.
society resorts, couples only, luxury turned destitute, civilized turned primitive, the hunter becomes the prey, escaped to the wild, camouflage is the new suit, anti is the new sex, in the forest, chasing down her rabbit hole, digging a grave, love is blind