UML Philosophy & Film: All Is Lost
Director: J.C. Chandor Run Time: 106 min. Release Year: 2013
Starring: Robert Redford
During a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, a veteran mariner awakes to find his vessel taking on water after a collision with a stray shipping container. With his radio and navigation equipment disabled, he sails unknowingly into a violent storm and barely escapes with his life. With any luck, the ocean currents may carry him into a shipping lane — but, with supplies dwindling and the sharks circling, the sailor is forced to face his own mortality.
This film is presented by UML Philosophy & Film and is free and open to the public. Stick around after the show for a discussion.