Lucid Dreaming Movies
These are the top lucid dreaming movies to help with Media Mnemonic Induction. To help with mnemonic induction we will only present movies that are actually about lucid dreaming.
We have all probably experienced falling asleep to or watching a movie/show earlier in the day and having a dream about the same movie/show later on. Using media content throughout the day can help mnemonically induce the notion of lucid dreams into your subconscious, helping you become lucid at night.
Top Lucid Dreaming Movies...
1. Waking Life
A man shuffles through a dream, meeting various people and discussing the meanings
and purposes of the universe. This movie uses a great animation style and introduces
many philosophical notions and lucid dreaming techniques.
Inception is about a group of people that steal information like corporate
secrets through dream sharing. . It includes references to layers of dreaming,
shared dreaming, and reality checking with a special type of reality check called a ‘totem’.
3. Anamnesis - A Sci-Fi Web Series
A web series about lucid dreamers who encounter unexpected phenomena through
their dreams. "Hannah has a vision of her boyfriend’s death on the same night he’s murdered.
Sean, bored with his waking life, can’t wait to escape into his lucid dreams. And Noah, a struggling
composer, begins to lose his grasp on reality. The lives of these three strangers are about to
collide in the mysterious world of lucid dreaming."
4. The Good Night
This is about a musician who discovers lucid dreaming when he’s having some trouble
in his relationships. He has a reoccurring dream character that he gets involved with romantically,
so he must control his dreams in order to be with her. This movie includes a lot of the lucid dreaming techniques presented, along with representing the changing quality of the dream state.
5. Vanilla Sky
A New York City publishing magnate finds he's experiencing a crossover between
his waking and dreaming life. Charged with murder along with the consequences of a vehicular
accident leave him questioning if this is all a dream? Or is it real…
6. Lucid Dream (2017)
A man loses his son 3 years prior to the intro. He uses lucid dreaming to find
clues to where his son may have disappeared. Note: this is a Korean Film.
This is a surreal, visually appealing animated film. The plot involves someone
inventing technology that allows them to control/manipulate people’s minds
through their dreams. Technology like this could have dire consequences through its effect on reality.
8. Wake Up! Exploring The Potential of Lucid Dreaming
This lucid dreaming documentary describes a mixture of personal
lucid dream experiences, insights, and relevant research.
9. Explorers Of The Lucid Dream World
Explorers Of The Lucid Dream World is a lucid dreaming DVD made after months of research
by Richard Hilton. This is a short documentary but includes 45 minutes of extended interviews
with lucid dreaming experts like Dr. Stephen LaBerge.
10. The Holy Mountain
This is about a man on his journey to enlightenment, traversing up the holy mountain.
We threw this in there for the ending..... ;)
Watch these movies/films before you go to sleep or during the day to subconsciously incubate the idea to keep Livin' Lucid Dreams... :)