Created: 2005 Collaborators: Matthew Wright (music) Technology: Flash
Knocked is an unreleased Dreaming Methods project inspired by a short story written by Andy Campbell in 1995. A cross between The Diary of Anne Sykes and Fractured, Knocked featured visuals of a bright red vanity case that would later appear in Nightingale’s Playground and WALLPAPER. The project uses a mix of video capture and surreal imagery, and follows the story of a man who is hit (‘knocked down’) by a vehicle, only to find himself in a hybrid ‘limbo-like’ reality.
A set of three images I created using Deluxe Paint on the Amiga. The images were produced to accompany my novella ‘The Crying River’ – a true (although somewhat dramatized) story about two school children looking for escape from their
These concept visuals for Inanimate Alice – Episode 7 “The Big City” were developed in 2018 to help attract interest in investment into the IA franchise. They were backed up by a series of video sequences. In the visuals, Alice
‘Marsh Lane’, as mentioned elsewhere in this archive, is a work that has been under continuous (re)development by Dreaming Methods for many years. In this iteration, a dark and muted landscape spanning approximately 4km in every direction, a lone schoolboy
‘Marsh Lane’ is a work that has been under continuous (re)development by Dreaming Methods for many years. The story revolves around an old lost road that weaves its way across an anonymous Northern English landscape. The road triggers dreams/nightmares in
‘Being Alan Bigelow’ was a parody of the ‘Being John Malkovich’ film poster produced for fun and posted on Facebook. Behind the scenes a project did start to materialise using graphical instances/face-masks, but was swiftly abandoned. Andy Campbell and Alan