This is not an attack upon science. It is no more than a film that seeks the wonderful libraries that may be found at the end of corridors.
How truthfully can scientific method represent the subjective? And can science exist without philosophy? This film asks these questions.
Robin Hyde, Julian Barnes, Alice Hoffman, Evelyn Waugh, Candia McWilliam, Anton Chekhov, C P Snow, Madeleine Thien, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, John MacMurray, Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, Gabriel García Márquez, Margaret Drabble, Matt Haig, Mary Midgley, Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, Iain Banks, A S Byatt, Richard Flanagan and Karen Joy Fowler.
Music credit: ‘Clowns’ by Goldfrapp
The film starts with audio out-takes from Radio Scotland and Radio 4.
This film is for James Moore.