The Fear Cycle

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Film Info

Film Year: 2022

Film Duration: 13 min

Language: English


Dexter Brierley, Matt Seger

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“The Fear Cycle” is a documentary short profiling artist Nicolas Bruno. Nicolas suffers from a rare form of narcolepsy that causes sleep paralysis every time he falls asleep. This short examines the power of art to overcome fear, as Nicolas learns to live with this debilitating condition through recreating his nightmares in painstaking detail and photographing the terrifying tableaus.