Simulacra - Spatial Topics In Film

Simulacra - Spatial Topics In Film

The Matrix  (Warner Bros. Entertainment 1999) is the quintessential film featuring a simulacrum

The Matrix (Warner Bros. Entertainment 1999) is the quintessential film featuring a simulacrum

This episode is the second in our three-episode series, Spatial Topics In Film. In this episode, we discuss movies featuring simulacra - or simulated realities within the film, from sci-fi dystopia to alternate versions of our present-day reality.

Show Notes

Films Featured In This Episode

The Matrix

Blade Runner

Her

The Truman Show , 1998 Paramount Pictures

The Truman Show, 1998 Paramount Pictures

Black Panther

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me

The Truman Show

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