In an alternate reality, children learn how lucky they will be (their "frequency"), knowledge which shapes their destiny. The unluckiest boy must parse the mysteries of free will in order to pursue his forbidden love of the luckiest girl.
Did You Know?
Marie's mother's name is Hedy, which is a nod to Hedy Lamarr
who invented an important device associated with frequencies. See more
The child Marie is left-handed when taking the test, but further on in the movie the teen Marie writes right-handed in her notebook. See more
If I'm right, it means that whatever gave us our minute wasn't love, it was fate. It means im just here to serve a purpose for you. It means everything is already decided. There's no freedom, no responsibility, and knowledge absolutely does not determine destiny.
Does it matter?
Paper Mountains - Ballet Prelude
Composed by Blair Mowat
Performed by Blair Mowat See more