Monday, October 27, 2008

Plato's Cave

This is an animation which shows the Allegory of the Cave from Plato's Republic. Its a bit dated now - but it does feature the voice of Orson Welles, which is never a bad thing.

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The movie The Matrix is really a rip-off of Plato's allegory. Take a look at this clip which compares the two stories:

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