In the Realms of the Unreal Poster

Release Date: 2004

DVD Release Date: June 21st, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary
Henry Darger is an isolated janitor in Chicago, spending most of his time alone in his apartment. What no one knows is that he is completing an epic work of art within the four walls of his home. This work, a book with 15,000 pages and countless images, is unseen until after his death 1973, when his neighbors discover what he's created. Jessica Yu uses Darger's book to explore his life and mindset, supplementing his own drawings and words with interviews from people who knew him.

Cast: Dakota Fanning

Director: Jessica Yu

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Diorama Films

Keywords: Underdog, Hospital, 1960s, 1970s, Quest, Fascinating, Creative

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