EPISODE 07 : THE FIFTH ELEMENT (1997)

Matt and Dave bound into the second season of the podcast with this bright, joyful, and profound multi-perspectival sci-fi movie. A big ball of evil is zooming towards the Earth, with only the elemental Leeloo standing in the way of an extinction event. But is human life worth saving when we do what we do to each other? Or should Leeloo love her fate, as wise-cracking Korben Dallas believes? Questions Nietzsche explored beyond good and evil proliferate!

Released 1 May 2021 | 37 mins

SEASON 2 : SPRING 2021 > EPISODE 7 : THE FIFTH ELEMENT (1997)



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DEEPER DIVES AND CONTINGENT TANGENTS?
> A cool place to begin with Nietzsche as we drawing upon in the episode is ‘Beyond Good and Evil: Nietzsche on Love, Perseverance, and the True Mark of Greatness‘ by Maria Popova at Brain Pickings.

ERRATA
No doubt we have made any number of errors, blunders, and boo-boos. We didn’t notice any we left in the edit this episode… but if you spot any, let us know!

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