A dystopia, takes what seems perfect and erases freedom.
Taking place at an undetermined amount of time after the Black Mesa catastrophe, a mysterious and chilling new foe called the Combine have taken control of the planet and altered it to their liking, creating the dystopia around you.
Stories have been set in Asia, Russia, Nigeria, a future dystopia, wartime London, and 19th Century New Zealand.
Use color wisely You may have noticed that the Orwellian dystopia being filmed in Minority Report has a cold, blue feel.
In 1997, McGregor created The Millennarium, a seventy minute vision of a futuristic dystopia.
We'll all be living in a Rupert Murdoch owned totalitarian dystopia by then anyway!
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