The Sleep

Institute History

  • 2015 Episodic Story Lab


Inspired by the short story by Caitlin Horrocks, The Sleep is a supernatural dark comedy about a small-town history teacher and his two children who, grieving the death of their wife and mother, decide to hibernate through the winter. When they awake as younger, better versions of themselves, their transformation attracts both devotees and detractors to their quiet New England town.


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