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Title Being in the world [videorecording] : a philosophical guide to a meaningful life / Mangusta Productions ; Kino Lorber, Inc ; produced by Giancarlo Canavesio ; directed by Tao Ruspoli.

Imprint New York, NY : Kino Lorber, Inc., 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    142.78 BEI    Available
Description 1 videodisc (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Subtitle from container.
Credits Music, Isaac Sprintis ; editors, Paul Forte, Tao Ruspoli ; director of photography, Christopher Gallo.
Performer With: Hubert Dreyfus, Mark Wrathall, Sean Kelly, Taylor Carman, Charles Taylor.
Summary Being in the World raises the question of whether we have forgotten what it means to be truly human in today's technological age, and this program proceeds to answer this question by taking a journey around the world to meet a whole host of remarkable individuals, including Manuel Molina, the legendary poet and flamenco master; Leah Chase, affectionately known as the Queen of Creole Cuisine; and Hiroshi Sakaguchi, a master carpenter from Japan.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, widescreen; Aspect ratio (1.85:1, 16:9).
Language English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or English subtitles.
Subject Heidegger, Martin, 1889-1976.
Existential phenomenology.
Human beings -- Philosophy.
Meaning (Philosophy)
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.) -- Philosophy.
Artificial intelligence -- Philosophy.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Added Author Carman, Taylor, 1965-
Canavesio, Giancarlo.
Ruspoli, Tao.
Dreyfus, Hubert L.
Wrathall, Mark A.
Kelly, Sean (Sean D.)
Taylor, Charles, 1931-
Alive Mind Cinema.
Mangusta Productions (Firm)
Kino Lorber, Inc.
Standard No. 738329076429
Music No. ALV-DV-764 Alive Mind

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