Dream Scenario

Kristoffer Borgli, USA 2023, 100’
Polish premiere
Dreamin’ Wild

Hapless family man Paul Matthews (Nicolas Cage) becomes an overnight celebrity after appearing in the dreams of every person on Earth and subsequently is forced to navigate his newfound stardom, in this wickedly entertaining comedy from writer-director Kristoffer Borgli (Sick of Myself) and producer Ari Aster. An A24 release.

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Marcin Pieńkowski

Kristoffer Borgli

Kristoffer Borgli is an Oslo-born director, screenwriter, editor and music video maker. His short movies have screened in competition sections at SXSW, Sundance, and CPH: DOX festivals. Sick of Myself premiered at Cannes Film Festival in the Un Certain Regard section. He counts David Lynch and Alexandre Payne among his favorite moviemakers. 

Selected filmography

2011 Molo (short)

2013 Whateverest (doc. short)

2014 Interneto Famous (short)

2017 DRIB

2018 A Place We Call Reality (short)

2019 It’s Not a Phase (short)

2020 Former cult Members Hears Music for the First Time (short)

2021 Eer (short)

2022 Chora na siebie / Syk Pike / Sick of Myself

Cast & Crew

director Kristoffer Borgli
screenplay Kristoffer Borgli
cinematography Benjamin Loeb
editing Kristoffer Borgli
cast Lily Bird, Nicolas Cage, Julianne Nicholson
producer Ari Aster, Tyler Campellone, Jacob Jaffke, Lars Knudsen
production A24, Square Peg, Wildling Pictures
Polish distributor Gutek Film
language English
coloration colour
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