Robot Pavlov Sputnik

Remnants of a chintzy sci-fi movie transform into a hypnotic, hallucinogenic, and hilarious distortion of cinematic reality.

Genres: Short, Northwest Filmmaker, Experimental

Other Films by Oliver Hockenhull

Neurons to Nirvana: Understanding Psychedelic Medicines

Here we have a sure sign of progress: the psychedelic insights of the ’60s counterculture, intact and now bolstered by decades of study. Drawing on an exemplary range of interviews and visualizations, Oliver Hockenhull’s film examines the effects of ayahuasca, MDMA, LSD, and psilocybin. We learn about their mind-expanding properties, their potential to generate revelation,