When the last day of school comes for a group of students in a philosophy class, their instructor, Mr. Zimit, challenges them to different sorts of exercises that take place in a post-nuclear apocalyptic world. While there, they each get chosen professions and have to decide whether who is valuable or not because the bunker they will be staying in for a year has only enough oxygen for 10 people. Mr. Zimit challenges them in different rounds to see how they could survive. Issues arise when they notice Mr. Zimit is disruptive to the game. Written by
Did You Know?
The names of several of the main characters are never revealed in the movie until the cast list in the closing credits. This applies to Georgina (Bonnie Wright
), Yoshiko (Natasha Gott
), Utami (Cinta Laura Kiehl
) and Kavi (Abhi Sinha
), even though most of them had prominent roles in the movie. See more
Perhaps intentionally, the student summarizes only a portion of Plato's Cave, not the entire allegory. See more
Junk the ancient rules of thought / by which our predecessors fought / Their clashing minds did throw a spark / that scorched the world and wreaked the dark / Let no science fix our path / if only numbers make its math / Our brains will run, we'll surely see, / on some sweeter philosophy / Until beneath a quiet sky / atop the rubble we will stand / and finally demystify / the message in fate's reprimand / Even an atomic blast / can't rub the future from the past / If with incinerated grace / we...
Les Barricades Mysterieuses
Arranged by Gregory Coleman
Performed by Gregory Coleman
Published by Gregory Coleman
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