“The Surreal and the Self” is Jon’s second film with FSU.

It has won 1st Place Documentary at the Palm Beach International Film Festival Student Showcase of Films and 1st Place People's Choice at the Target Film Festival. 

It was an official selection of American Doc 2015, DOCNYC 2014, DOCUTAH 2014, and Sunscreen Film Festival.

"Kyle Thompson is a 21 year old surrealist photographer, with no formal education in photography. He is now known around the world for his self portraits. This documentary observes his style, method and motivations behind the creation of his captivating images."