Blade Runner 2049 is not only a science fiction film marking the decline of an empire in the future perspective, but also a film that fully reflects loneliness and skepticism. Human beings for their own existence. Opening a door helps us see what makes people truly human.
Released in 2017, 35 years after the first movie, Blade Runner 2019 (1982), but watching this part 2 does not cause any difficulty in the process of fully enjoying the content of the work.
Ryan Gosling is known for directing films that have achieved many successes such as Prisoners (2013), Sicario (2015) or Arrival (2016) – beautiful sci-fi works full of contemplation. linguistics and the importance of dialogue and understanding earned eight Oscar nominations. Villeneuve quickly created another miracle in 2017, the creation of the Blade Runner 2049 film – a beautiful cinematic work that will never be old, it will continue to make people think about the your own existence.
Set in a near future when the resources on earth are running out, serious pollution environment is alarmed by faint dust, red light of radioactive waste and acid rain. Humans gradually have to move to live on other planets and they create Replicants (creatures that are identical to humans but have superior strength and power) to explore, work and create actions. new planet for humans. But over a long period of labor, Replicants gradually formed emotions that threatened the supreme human position. So people used a replicant force to submit to the new version to search and kill (retired) their own compatriots – the old version Replicant. This special task force is called Blade Runner.
In Los Angeles in 2049, K – a Blade Runner on a mission at a protein farm found the remains of a Replicant dying of childbirth. He was ordered to search for clues about the child so that he could avoid him creating a war. But the more he searched, the clues brought K to the greater mysteries of himself.
Desire to affirm one’s own existence
With the amazing acting of Ryan Gosling as K, the calmness of a warrior and the pain of confronting himself. Ryan shows us a character whose appearance is a lie that at the same time the most truthful that viewers have a chance to witness. His suffering and cynicism are what recognize him as a true person.
Memory and imagination
Blade Runner 2049 raises a big question about what really comes from our own memories. Is it real or is much of it a product of imagination? And sometimes we will see that everything that passes in our life does not seem entirely true. The past is lost and people fill the void with imagination, the future has not come and people are constantly imagining it. A real snowflake and an imaginary snowflake always have a way to become equally cold.