Philip K. Dick passed away before he could see the fruits of his artistic labor, but posthumously speaking, he’s worked with some of the best. Ridley Scott, Richard Linklater, and Steven Spielberg are just a few of the famous directors who have cinematically interpreted his novels and short stories. Straight source material aside, Dick is also the origin of many concepts have influenced the science fiction genre beyond mere adaptation, tropes and techniques that you will see popping up again and again onscreen. In this video, we take a look at the history and enduring influence of Philip K. Dick’s prolific career, and the many beloved movies (and more) that he made possible.
Philip K. Dick's Visions of the Future
He’s the prolific author behind some of your favorite science fiction.
By: Luís Azevedo