Dream States and Nightmare Scenarios

A selection of films which explore the surreal, unsettling side of cinema.

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Being John Malkovich

Spike Jonze puts the creativity and wild imagination honed on pop promos to brilliant use in this bizarre comic tale of a magical mystery tour…

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The Science of Sleep

A young man compensates for his monotonous life by using his rampant imagination. But dreams threaten to overcome reality.

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Los Olvidados

Set in the slums of Mexico City LOS OLVIDADOS chronicles how a young boy becomes involved in the ubiquitous, violent street gangs, falling under the…

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

A romantic comedy as only Michel Gondry can do (with a little help from Charlie Kaufman in this instance) as a couple whose relationship goes…

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