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Examined Life: Examined Life pulls philosophy out of academic journals and classrooms, and puts it back on the streets. In Examined Life, filmmaker Astra Taylor accompanies some of today's most influential thinkers on a series of unique excursions through places and spaces that hold particular resonance for them and their ideas. Peter Singer's thoughts on the ethics of consumption are amplified against the backdrop of Fifth Avenue's posh boutiques. Michael Hardt ponders the nature of revolution while surrounded by symbols of wealth and leisure. Judith Butler and a friend stroll through San Francisco's Mission District questioning our culture's fixation on individualism. And while driving through Manhattan, Cornel West - perhaps America's best-known public intellectual - compares philosophy to jazz and blues, reminding us how intense and invigorating a life of the mind can be. Offering privileged moments with great thinkers from fields ranging from moral philosophy to cultural theory, Examined Life reveals philosophy's power to transform the way we see the world around us and imagine our place in it.

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Ratings: IMDB: 7.1/10 Metascore: 64% RT: 78%
Released: September 01, 2008
Runtime: 87 mins
Genres: Documentary
Countries: Canada
Director: Astra Taylor
Actors: Cornel West

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Posted by kantfail 6 years, 12 months ago
+2 | +2 / -0

amazing re-sparked my love of philosophy you might need to pause and rewind sometimes

Posted by lawrieA 7 years, 7 months ago
+2 | +2 / -0

Good watch, not great. Reminder to not be lazy and to analyze life from different vantage points and ethical perspectives.

Posted by madcapstrangecat 4 years, 2 months ago
+1 | +1 / -0

Loved this movie. As a Philosophy student this is what life feels like, thoughtful questioning in cars and on walks in seemingly unexpected normal settings. Discussing the fate of the world as status quo society continues around you.

Posted by apexbosch 7 years, 9 months ago
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it was okay, the black guy was a bit hard to look at, he looked like a crackhead but had a little more to say than one,lol

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