2021: Creating a Lexicon of Future

A is for Awakening

At the end of the 1990s, as the unknown story of the 21st century loomed before us, Hollywood produced a number of movies with a central theme of awakening to the truth that our world was both less & more than it seemed on the surface. A few examples…

  1. The Truman Show is a 1998 American psychological comedy-drama film directed by Peter Weir, produced by Scott Rudin, Andrew Niccol, Edward S. Feldman, and Adam Schroeder, and written by Niccol. The film stars Jim Carrey as Truman Burbank, a man who grew up living an…