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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Global Utopias Project Resource Guide

Utopia in Visual and Performance Art

D'Oyly Carte's Opera Co., Gilbert, W. S. (William Schwenck), Strobridge & Co. Lith, Sullivan, Arthur, Sir. “D'Oyly Carte's Opera Co. in Utopia, limited Gilbert & Sullivan's New Opera.” 1894. 1 print : color lithograph ; sheet 276 x 650 cm. in., Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C (accessed Dec. 21, 2015).

Utopian and Dystopian Cinema

The list of films below contains links to the films' websites (reachable by clicking on the title of each film), links to their records in WorldCat, and sometimes, links to the films in YouTube.

Utopian and Dystopian Films

Metropolis  (1927)  WorldCat    YouTube

Things to Come  (1936) WorldCat    YouTube

The Time Machine (1960) WorldCat

Logan's Run (1976) WorldCat

Mad Max (1979) WorldCat

1984 (1984) WorldCat

Demolition Man (1993) World Cat

Pleasantville (1998) WorldCat

The Matrix (1999) WorldCat

La Commune (Paris: 1871) (2000) WorldCat

Battle Royale (2000) WorldCat

Minority Report (2002) WorldCat

District B13 (2004) WorldCat

V is for Vendetta (2005) WorldCat

Children of Men (2006) WorldCat

NO (2013) WorldCat

Snowpiercer (2013) WorldCat

Her (2013) WorldCat

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) WorldCat


At Home in Utopia (2008)  WorldCat

Red Ant Dream (2013)  WorldCat

Utopia: an Epic Story of Struggle and Resistance  (2013) WorldCat


Utopia in Architecture and Urban Planning