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Understanding Movies: Science Fiction (05:04)

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This short program introduces the viewer to the Science Fictions genre offering context and examples. Salient points include the four most common themes: our use of technology, the relationships between humanity and science, depictions of the “other,” and visions of the past, present, or future. It also includes a short discussion on how the science fiction genre approaches deeper philosophical questions like what it means to be human.

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Understanding Movies: Science Fiction

Part of the Series : Understanding Movies
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This short program introduces the viewer to the Science Fictions genre offering context and examples. Salient points include the four most common themes: our use of technology, the relationships between humanity and science, depictions of the “other,” and visions of the past, present, or future. It also includes a short discussion on how the science fiction genre approaches deeper philosophical questions like what it means to be human.

Length: 6 minutes

Item#: BVL239715

ISBN: 978-1-63722-432-8

Copyright date: ©2020

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