Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Philosophers on Film) by Christopher Grau

By Christopher Grau

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind is without doubt one of the most generally mentioned and thought-provoking motion pictures of contemporary years.


This is the 1st e-book to discover and handle the philosophical elements of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. starting with a priceless creation that locations each one essay in context, specifically commissioned chapters study the next topics:




  • philosophical matters surrounding love, friendship, confirmation and repetition



  • the position of reminiscence (and the feelings) in own identification and decision-making



  • the morality of mind's eye and moral significance of memory



  • philosophical questions about self-knowledge and realizing the minds of others



  • the aesthetics of the movie thought of on the subject of Gondry’s different works and matters within the philosophy of perception


Including a foreword by means of Michel Gondry and a listing of additional interpreting, this quantity is key studying for college students drawn to philosophy and movie studies.

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