The Fountain (feat. Daniel Barker, Science Communicator) : Episode 49

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The Fountain

What: We loved The Fountain! Go watch it! A really pretty film with a love story spanning vast space and time.
Directed by: Darren Aronofsky
Starring: Hugh Jackman, Rachel Weiss, Ellen Burstyn

Featuring guest co-host
Daniel Barker headshot
Daniel James Barker of Uncertainty Principle the Podcast

Recommended and Related Media

The Fountain Graphic Novel
A really visually beautiful telling of almost the same story as the movie.
Read it iTunes | Amazon

Darren Aronofsky Director Commentary
Aronofsky recorded his own director’s commentary, and then this other awesome guy edited it into the audio track from the movie.
Get the thing David Weisbrod

Uncertainty Principle the Podcast
Our guest co-host’s wonder-full science podcast!
Become a fan Uncertainty Principle the Podcast

Show Notes


Shooting for the moon. Making beautiful film.


Olmec, Mayans, Aztec. Murder factories.


Particularity. Stellar nurseries.

Life and Death

Differing viewpoints, religious and atheist.


I finished it.
Is everything all right?
Yes. Everything’s all right.

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