What Dreams May Come and Wittgenstein Lecture on Ethics – EN

Philosophical Films What Dreams May Come Philosophical Connection Our philosophical discussion dealt primarily with the possibility of “another world”–a world beyond the world, a life after life, a metaphysical realm. “Metaphysical” means literally “beyond nature”–beyond everything that can be perceived by the senses, and beyond space and time. The difficulty with talking about metaphysical beings and entities […]

Sartre Existentialism and the Modern World – EN

Existentialism and The Modern World Existentialism is a philosophical and literary movement that flourished primarily during the two decades after World War II, although it had been developing during the previous two decades, and continued to be influential in later years. Jean-Paul Sartre became its best known writer and spokesman. His philosophical writings, as well […]

Ghost Dog and Sartre Existentialism – EN

Ghost Dog The Way of the Samurai Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai Directed by Jim JarmuschScreenplay by Jim Jarmusch Music by RZAProduced 1999; released 2000With Forest Whitaker, John Torney, Tricia Vessey, and others   The film starts with shots of a courier pigeon slowly crossing a vast empty sky, and with aerial views […]

A Heart in Winter and Plato Symposium – EN

Directed by Claude Sautet A Heart in Winter “A Heart in Winter” (“Un coeur en hiver”) Directed by Claude SautetWritten by Claude Sautet and Yves UlmannAReleased 1992With Daniel Auteuil, Emmanuelle Béart, André Dussolier, and others At first sight “A Heart in Winter” is the story of a love triangle, a variation of the basic and often […]

Last Year at Marienbad Descartes Meditations

Director Alain Resnais

Fichte Nature and Civilization

Fichte Nature and Civilization

Civilizing the Soul

Koyaanisqatsi and Fichte The Vocation of the Scholar

Koyaanisqatsi and Fichte The Vocation of the Scholar

The Self-destruction of the Modern World

What Dreams May Come and Wittgenstein Lecture on Ethics

What Dreams May Come and Wittgenstein Lecture on Ethics

possibility of another world

Sartre Existentialism and the Modern World

Sartre Existentialism and the Modern World

Sartre and the Modern World

Ghost Dog and Sartre Existentialism

The Way of the Samurai