Producer: Columbia Pictures
"Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Alan Arkin and Jude Law star in this engrossing sci-fi thriller about an all-too-human man who dares to defy a system obsessed with genetic perfection. Hawke stars as Vincent, an "In-Valid", who assumes the identity of a member of the genetic elite to pursue his goal of traveling into space with the Gattaca Aerospace Corporation. However, a week before his mission, a murder marks Vincent as a suspect. With a relentless investigator in pursuit and the colleague he has fallen in love with beginning to suspect his deception, Vincent's dreams steadily unravel." (Description from cassette box)
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A Question of Genes: Inherited Risks (1997 - air date of September 16, 1997) / If You Could Know Your LifeStory, Would You Want to Know How it Ends? Producer: Oregon Public Broadcasting (1997-09-16)Program includes teacher's guide and covers seven vignettes regarding genetic testing and genetic information. During the program, Barbara Biesecker, Genetics Counsellor at NIH, is interviewed. Case Study 1 "New Choices, ...
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Producer: John Michalczyk; Director: John Michalczyk (1997)"This documentary studies the step-by-step process that led the medical profession in the Third Reich down an unethical road to genocide. It graphically documents the racial theories and eugenics principles that set the ...