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William S. Burroughs in the Dreamachine

Directed by John Aes-Nihil
United States, 2015
Documentary

Synopsis

Jon Aes-Nihil’s experimental documentary about iconic Beat author William S. Burroughs’ experiences using a stroboscopic device, known as the dreamachine, which simulates the electric pulses of the human brain to elicit hallucinations and dream-like imagery while the user’s eyes are closed.

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William S. Burroughs in the Dreamachine Directed by John Aes-Nihil