Flight from Death: The Quest for Immortality

$20.00

This 86-minute documentary, narrated by Gabriel Byrne, vividly illustrates the cultural aspects of Becker's work. Interspersing quotes from Becker scholars in the fields of literary and cultural criticism, philosophy, religion, existential psychiatry and psycho-history, it tells the Becker story with pictures, stories and music. It substantiates our unconscious motivation in reacting to terror. View this video and understand the Terror Management experiments. (A $35 Flight From Death & Ernest Becker Reader combo is available as well.)

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This 86-minute documentary, narrated by Gabriel Byrne, vividly illustrates the cultural aspects of Becker’s work. Interspersing quotes from Becker scholars in the fields of literary and cultural criticism, philosophy, religion, existential psychiatry and psycho-history, it tells the Becker story with pictures, stories and music. It substantiates our unconscious motivation in reacting to terror. View this video and understand the Terror Management experiments. (A Flight From Death & Ernest Becker Reader combo is available as well.)