V for Vendetta: Justifying Revolution

V for Vendetta, directed by James McTeigue, and adapted by The Wachowski’s from a story by Alan Moore, is one of those rare films that rely on historical allusions, symbols, and philosophy in each and every scene. In this video essay, Hello Future Me discusses political philosophy, to shed light on the film’s central question—When is revolution truly justified?

 

 

 

Hello Future Me

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Natalie Portman


Philosophy


V For Vendetta


James McTeigue


V for Vendetta