Episode 31:
Requiem for a Dream


Requiem for a Dream (2000) is arguably one of the most critically acclaimed films about drugs in the 21st century. With a multitude of awards and an iconic soundtrack, Requiem for a Dream captures the highs and downfalls of four unfortunate souls who fall victim to addiction. Join Brianna Dempsey, a psychology and neurology student at UNCA, as she delves deeper into the meaning of Requiem for a Dream. 

This episode was produced as part of an upper level course on NeuroScience Fiction in Film taught by Angel Kaur during Fall 2020 at UNC Asheville.

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31. Requiem for a Dream

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Written, Directed, and Featuring: Brianna Dempsey 
Scientific Research by: Brianna Dempsey
Additional Sound EngineeringCat Sawyer

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