Nocturnal monsters, dreamers and insomniacs


  • Sleep Tight: Jaume Balaguero’s brilliantly disturbing psychological thriller
  • Dreamscape: Influential 80s sci-fi thriller where dreams are a battleground
  • The Cabinet of Dr Caligari: Conrad Veidt is a murderous somnambulist in this classic of German expressionist cinema
  • In Their Sleep: Creepy French psycho-thriller about elusive truths and damaged characters


Short Cuts:

  • Rarg: Inventive animated short about a dream world

Alter Ego

Comic Strip Review


  • The Sleep Paralysis Project: Carla MacKinnon talks about bringing together film and science in her latest project to explore a fascinating sleep-wake phenomenon. Friday 15 March, 5pm, Resonance FM 104.4

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Theme image - March 2013

Illustration by Daniel Fennings