Eric Arthur Blair (1903-1950), better known by his pen name, George Orwell, remains an iconic figure in literature to this day. He’s most famous for writing Nineteen Eighty-Four and Animal Farm, both books which warn against oppressive totalitarian authority and the nature in which power corrupts. His movies were of our future, and if your think with honesty, many of his opinions are revealing themselves today. Just listen to him and his personal predictions of our future as a human race!
From the 2003 Television docudrama: George Orwell – A Life in Pictures.