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ExistenZ comparison to Platos Theory of Forms

I doubt anyone will get through all this prattling, but here goes.


Blog Prompt 8 (Due Sept. 30):

How does Existenz, the film, fit into Plato’s hierarchical scheme of reality? 1,414 more words

Philosophy 300

eXistenZ (1999)

As I proudly count Videodrome as one of my all-time favorite films, I have no excuse for how long I’ve put off watching its kissing cousin, eXistenZ. 842 more words

Brandon Ledet

eXistenZ *** (Out Of 4)

Consensus: “eXistenZ” is gross, gooey and mysterious and I enjoyed it. David Cronenberg doesn’t shy away from the grotesque.


Über die Wahrheit und das Nichtwissen

Seit einiger Zeit hadere ich bereits mit Begriffen wie Wahrheit, Beweis oder Fakt, deren Bedeutung impliziert, dass sie eindeutig belegbare Sachverhalte beschreiben, die unanfechtbar… 860 more words

Anne Dufourmantelle | On Risking Life

Anne Dufourmantelle was a French philosopher and psychoanalyst whose work focused on risk taking. Anne believed risk was essential to meaningful human life and argued that ​​”absolute security – like ‘zero risk’ – is a fantasy”. 56 more words


Another from my Film Zodiac, Rashomon (1950) appeals to my desire to puzzle out reality. A woman is raped, her husband is killed, and a bandit is charged with the crimes. 1,677 more words

Fiction - Supercomputer Mining Dream Within A Dream

Inception. 13th Floor. Existenz. Dark City.

What are they? Movies.

Why are did I list them here? All of them were my favourite movies. Dark City… 274 more words