Derrida

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  • NR
  • 2002
  • 6.5  (903)
  • 73

The French philosopher Jacques Derrida was one of the most popular and controversial philosophers of the 20th century. He is considered the father of Deconstruction and/or Post-structuralism. Derrida is a 2002 documentary about the philosopher. The film is a montage of interviews, speaking engagements and lectures, and scenes with family and friends. The filmmakers adopted a Derridean perspective in making the film. The documentary does not follow a typical chronological or biographical sequence. They probe Derrida with questions about his personal life and thoughts. Derrida talks about his early childhood experiences with anti-Semitism. This is an insightful movie for anyone interested in Derrida’s work.

Derrida
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The French philosopher Jacques Derrida was one of the most popular and controversial philosophers of the 20th century. He is considered the father of Deconstruction and/or Post-structuralism. Derrida is a 2002 documentary about the philosopher. The film is a montage of interviews, speaking engagements and lectures, and scenes with family and friends. The filmmakers adopted a Derridean perspective in making the film. The documentary does not follow a typical chronological or biographical sequence. They probe Derrida with questions about his personal life and thoughts. Derrida talks about his early childhood experiences with anti-Semitism. This is an insightful movie for anyone interested in Derrida’s work.

Derrida is a 2002 documentary. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 73.

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  • Release Date
    2002
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (903)
  • Metascore
    73