Eugenia Butler hosts a “Fire in the Library” discussion with guests psychotherapist David Tate, director John Hughes, and visual effects designer Eric Durst. Brief video clips of are presented, followed by a discussion between the guests and the audience of the role of imagination, creating experiences with new technologies, hyperreality, special effects, the business behind visual tools in the entertainment industry, and the longing for unreality.
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Eugenia Butler continues
her discussion with guests psychotherapist David Tate, director John Hughes, and visual effects designer Eric Durst. The guests discusses imagery and the effects of imagery on the brain. They compare visceral imagery, with psychedelic drugs, and schizophrenia. The audience asks questions regarding perception, imagery, and imagination. The discussion ends with a presentation of commercials and visual images.