In the Realms of the Unreal

Directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Jessica Yu this innovative documentary explores the parallel lives of legendary outsider artist Henry Darger. Reclusive janitor by day, visionary artist by night, his 15,000 page novel is a wonderland of imagination, detailing the exploits of seven angelic sisters who lead a rebellion against child-enslaving men. Vividly brought to life with animation, music and the voices of Dakota Fanning and Larry Pine, this extraordinary documentary allows us insight into a hidden world. "Absorbing and exquisite... a spellbinding film" - San Francisco Chronicle.

Year: 2004
Genre: Documentaries, Art On Film, General Docos, Carmen's Favourites
Country: USA
Director: Jessica Yu
Starring: Dakota Fanning, Larry Pine
Duration: 82 Minutes
Rating: Ex
Location in store: Documentary (Art on Film)



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