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Philosophy and Film: A Scanner Darkly

When:  January 11, 2019, at 1:30 p.m.

Where: Amphitheatre G1124, Saint Paul University, 223 Main Street

A narcotics agent goes under cover to infiltrate an underground drug culture. But as he observes various drug uses, he becomes addicted to drugs and eventually his identity subdivides into two distinct personalities: one side cop and the other side drug user. The cop side continues to investigate but ends up investigating himself. What exactly is identity?

Actors: Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Robert Downey Jr. and Woody Harrelson

Director: Richard Linklater

IMDB Link: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0405296/

This presentation is in English only.


For more information, please contact Professor Richard Feist at rfeist@ustpaul.ca

There is no admission fee, all students are welcome, and there will be free popcorn!


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