In the Realms of the Unreal

In the Realms of the Unreal Image

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Summary: This explores the parallel lives of legendary outsider artist Henry Darger, a reclusive janitor by day and a visionary artist by night. (Diorama Films)


Runtime: 81 min
Production: Independent Television Service (ITVS)
Genres: Biography, Documentary
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jun 21, 2005
Director Credit
Jessica Yu Director
Writer Credit
Henry Darger Writer
Jessica Yu Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Dakota Fanning Narrator/Vivian Girls
Henry Darger Himself (Photos)
Cast Credit
David Berglund Himself - Neighbor
Frier McCollister Additional Voice
Janice Hong Additional Voice
Kiyoko Lerner Herself - Landlady
Larry Pine Henry Darger
Mark Waters Himself - Neighbor
Mary O'Donnell Herself - Neighbor
Mary Rooney Herself - Parish Bookkeeper
Paul Robert Langdon Additional Voice
Regina Waters Herself - Neighbor
Ruby McCollister Additional Voice
Wally Wingert Additional Voice
Producer Credit
Cara Mertes Executive Producer
Ellin Baumel Line Producer
Jessica Yu Producer
Joan Huang Co-Producer
Kara Vallow Animation Producer
Karen Carter Associate Producer
Sally Jo Fifer Executive Producer
Susan West Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by:

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