Dream/Killer is a hard hitting film which documents the story of Ryan Ferguson, a young man who was wrongfully convicted of a brutal murder all because his best friend dreamt it up. We witness the heartbreaking journey Ryan’s parent embarked on to prove their child’s innocence.
Through the wide range of characters interviewed we become exposed to the very best and worst of what is the American judicial system. This ranges from the questionable district attorney turned judge Kevin Crane, to the high-powered Chicago attorney Kathleen Zellner. We also hear statements from the confused friend who put himself and Ryan at the murder scene, Chuck Erickson, all based on a dream.
Tapping into his inner investigative skills we also witness Ryan’s father Bill Ferguson, demonstrate his true heart and determination in all his efforts to appeal his sons conviction.