Wiley Wiggins drifts through an increasingly surreal waking dream. He encounters numerous characters that spout a variety of differing political and philosophical perspectives on life.
Waking Life (2001) takes place within the roto-scoped visuals of the protagonist’s lucid dream. Amongst the increasingly surreal imagery, Wiley tries to find some sort of meaning from the people that he meets. From existentialism to a brief appearance by director Richard Linklater, Waking Life is a film that questions the nature of reality but poses no real answers – only musings. Continue reading “Waking Life (2001) Film Review”