Circling Eternity: The Eschatology of Darren Aronofsky’s “The Fountain”

Darren Aronofsky’s 2006 film, The Fountain, begins with a biblical account of humanity’s loss of immortality and the possibility of its recovery via the tree of life. In this video essay, Steven Vredenburgh discusses eschatology in the film, the branch of theology concerned with death, judgment, and the final destiny of the soul.

 

 

 


Religion & Spirituality


Fantasy Sci-Fi


Sci-Fi Fantasy


Darren Aronofsky


The Fountain