Cinema Symbolism with Robert Sullivan - Oct 23, 2021
Seriah interviews researcher and author Robert W. Sullivan about hidden images and symbolism in film. Topics include the 9/11 terror attacks, information moving from future to past, unintentional prediction, alternative explanations of the twin towers collapse, life imitating art/art imitating life, archetypes; the films "Vanilla Sky", "The Matrix", "Fight Club", "Donnie Darko" and "The Patriot" containing synchronistic 9/11 imagery; Gnosticism in film, "The Simpsons", rap group The Coup's planned album cover, "The Lone Gunmen" episode predicting 9/11, the band Dream Theater's album release on 9/11/01, Donald Trump imagery appearing in film and TV, Platonism in creativity and art, "Midsommar", "Hereditary", director Ari Aster, "The Exorcist", numerology in film, Saint John's Day significance and references, allusions linking one movie to another, "The Wicker Man", Christopher Lee, "The Witch", director Robert Eggers, John Dee and Enochian magick, Anton LeVay and the Church of Satan, Michael Aquino and the Temple of Set, the Satanic Bible and the book "Might is Right", Satanic panic, false memories, the film "House of the Devil", alchemical cinema, occult casting, deep analysis of "Joker", "Black Swan", director Richard Kelly, "Donnie Darko", "Back to the Future", personal synchronicities in film, "S. Darko", "The Box", "Dark City", Valentinianism, Dr. Daniel Paul Schreber, Saint Albertus Magnus and AI, Saint Thomas Aquinas, the golem, Hermeticism, Giordano Bruno, mnemonic devices, the movie "Evilspeak", astronomical allegories, and much more! This is a fascinating discussion with a true cinephile who can identify a dizzying array of Easter eggs and references in numerous movies!
- Recap by Vincent Treewell
Outro Music by Seasons of the Wolf with Reignite the Sun