Detachments of Reality (2010) 06:15

Detachments of Reality explores a number of fears and thoughts related to how we perceive both the world around us and the world inside our heads.

Digital video, super 8, 35mm film sequences, rotoscoping

Finding myself in the waking world after dreaming is sometimes such a shock to system that I wonder how my mind copes with such a traumatic transition daily.


fig. 1: Dreamlike state experienced whilst awake (constructed worlds: perception of our surroundings)

fig. 2: Speculation on gameplay of the future

fig. 3: Nightmare of childhood in an imagined dreamscape

fig. 4: Nightmare of young adulthood - ability to experience death in a dream state

fig. 5: Awareness of the constructed world whilst in a dream state

fig. 6: Illusion of regained years (illness based distortion of reality)