2013

Synopsis

A writer, possessed by a terrifying story hunts for its secret heart in a mysterious landscape. He journeys into unknown, dreamlike places, haunted by the infamous Hum emitted from a strange factory.

The veil between worlds thins and the doorway opens to Strange Factories, a unique live cinema experience that will immerse you in its dreamlike world.

In the depths of every artist’s imagination, a story exists that threatens to engulf the mind of those who dare to believe it. For every wondrous fairytale, there lives its dark and horrifying twin. Victor, a writer, possessed by a terrifying story journeys into unknown, dreamlike places, haunted by the infamous Hum emitted from a strange factory.


Strange Factories Tour

The Imaginari 2013

26 October - 9 November 2013 at the Cinema Museum, London, UK

10 November 2013 at the Duke of York's Picture House, Brighton, UK

15–16 November 2013 with Sundown Cinema at Cadwell Farm, Hitchin, UK

18 November 2013 at Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth, UK

Remade 2014

13 September 2014 Scalarama at the Curzon Community Cinema, Clevedon, UK

24 September 2014, Making Waves Film Festival at the Kings Theatre, Southsea Portsmouth, UK

17 October 2014, at the Ultimate Picture Palace, Oxford, UK

1 November 2014 at The Magic Lantern Cinema, Tywyn, UK


“The production fuses the haunting, authentic dreamworlds of David Lynch and the theatrical philosophies of Antonin Artaud....to create a vivid and disturbing reality to powerfully draw in the audience.” - Nick Dawson, Filmmaker Magazine Fall 2013 Issue
“This film not only frightens, but also inspires—neither of which are very easy to accomplish.” - Ain’t it cool news
“Woooooow! Just saw Strange Factories by foolishpeople. It was incredible. Such a wonderful achievement. A masterpiece.” - The Alt Entertainer