Dystopian Utopias

Brutalism in popular culture.

Written by Craig Berry
Designer & Writer

Thamesmead Estate/Southmere Lake – Set of A Clockwork Orange & Misfits

Stanley Kubrick – A Clockwork Orange (1971)

Ben Wheatley – High Rise (2015)

E4/Mollie Sean Smith – Misfits (2009–2013)

Michael Radford – Nineteen Eighty-Four/1984 (1984)

Mike Hodges – Get Carter (1971)

Tom Harper & Shane Meadows – This is England 86 (2010)

Denis Villenevue – Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Joe Cornish – Attack the Block (2011)

Yann Demange & Jonathan van Tulleken – Top Boy (2011–2013, 2019)

Matthew Vaughn – Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)

Mathieu Kassovitz – La Haine

Stanley Kubrick – Dr. Strangelove (1964)

Kurt Wimmer – Equilibrium (2002)

Gary Ross – The Hunger Games (2012)

Don’t call it a comeback, I’ve been here for years.