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Dream Builders: The Cenotaph for Newton

Dream Builders: The Cenotaph for Newton delves into the visionary world of Etienne-Louis Boullée, exploring the grandiose and unrealized utopian monument that captivated the imagination of the Enlightenment era.

Produced by

Femme Fatale Studio

Directed by

Arnaud Desjardins

Project Description

Dream Builders: The Cenotaph for Newton explores the Cenotaph for Isaac Newton, an utopian monument imagined in 1784 by Etienne-Louis Boullée as a grandiose and gigantic tribute to the famous scientist and to the philosophy of the Enlightenment.

distributor Diversion cinema

About the Director

Arnaud Desjardins is a visionary director who has made a significant impact in the world of filmmaking. With a career spanning various genres and mediums, he continues to push the boundaries of storytelling and visual innovation. His work showcases a unique blend of history, art, and technology, captivating audiences worldwide.

Desjardins has directed acclaimed projects such as "Notes On Blindness: Into Darkness" produced by ARTE and "Immersive Mona Lisa" for Le Louvre. His ability to bring historical narratives to life through immersive experiences has garnered him recognition and praise.

As the director of "Dream Builders: The Cenotaph for Newton," Desjardins takes viewers on a mesmerizing journey into the realm of architectural utopias. With his exceptional storytelling and masterful use of virtual reality, he invites audiences to explore the grandeur of unrealized masterpieces. 

Screening Details

Project Runtime


Programming Block

Visionary Realms: A Journey Through Artistic Innovation

Screening Day & Time

May 03, 7:30 PM

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