Psyche and Cinema

Psyche and Cinema

The Centre for Applied Jungian Studies now explores depth psychological concepts as portrayed in Cinema. Please sign up below to get notified of our latest video releases!


The Philosopher and the Beast

This video explores the relationship between the main character Lancaster Dodd and Freddie Quell from the 2012 movie “The Master”.


The Unconscious

This video reflects on the power of the unconscious as experienced by the main character Daniel Plainview in the 2007 movie “There will be blood”.


Consciousness and Transcendence

This video explores the concepts of consciousness and transcendence as experienced by the main character Eddie Morra in the 2011 movie “Limitless”.


Jung’s second personality

This video reflects on the concept of the second personality, coined by Jung. The theme is explored using the 1979 movie “Being There” with actor Peter Sellers as a simple-minded gardener.


The Shadow

This video focuses on the concept of The Shadow within the framework of the main character Harry Angel, from the 1987 film “Angel Heart”.