The theatre

Puppet shows, pantomimes, ballets, operas, plays and the circus all contain an element of fantasy.

3 The English pantomime, Puss in Boots, is a surreal tale of a cat that talks and walks on two legs. Movies

Fantasy has become more sophisticated, from the 1902 films of George Melies to Star Wars, Aliens and Planet of the Apes. Tricks and animation have enabled artists to forget the laws of space, time, matter and logic.

4 King Kong is a classic example of make-believe. A giant gorilla is tamed by the beauty of a young girl.

Videos and record sleeves New media provide fresh opportunities for the artist to exercise his imagination.

5 Evil Dead, the video, used new techniques to produce scenes of horror and nightmare reality.

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