Waking Life

Waking Life Trailers

Original title Waking Life
Category Animation, Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 2001
Production Country
Directors Richard Linklater
Cast Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Adam Goldberg, Wiley Wiggins, Ken Webster, Steven Soderbergh, Bill Wise, Charles Gunning, Caveh Zahedi, Lorelei Linklater, Richard Linklater


Waking Life is about a young man in a persistent lucid dream-like state. The film follows its protagonist as he initially observes and later participates in philosophical discussions that weave together issues like reality, free will, our relationships with others, and the meaning of life.