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Knowledge and the Search for Meaning in Five Classic Films

Knowledge and the Search for Meaning in Five Classic Films

[Editor’s note: In this guest post, Toronto Pursuits 2017 leader David Schmitt gives us a glimpse of the five films participants will watch and discuss in his seminar Cinema and the Art of Concealment and how these films challenge us to take a second look at what we know, and […]

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GUEST BLOG — Taking On Life’s Big Questions Through Film with David Schmitt

GUEST BLOG — Taking On Life’s Big Questions Through Film with David Schmitt

Seen any great movies lately? Of all those recently regaled at the Oscars ceremony, some were good, some even very good, but I thought only one might someday achieve greatness: The Great Beauty. It is an intensely beautiful film, an homage to Rome, but it also considers a great question: […]

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