What Is THE MARTIAN (2015) Really About? - A (Short) Video Essay

In this video essay, Robert D’Ottavi discusses Ridley Scott’s The Martian in relation to the director’s personal experience of losing his brother, Tony Scott, shedding light on what may have been one source of inspiration to make a film about people of diverse genders, races, and nationalities coming together to overcome hardship.


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Space Opera

Ridley Scott

The Martian