Examples Of Unorthodoxy In Gattaca

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Living up to one’s full potential may not seem easy, but with genetic help, life might not be so difficult after all. Vincent Anton Freeman is living in a society where people are genetically modified to be the best versions of their parents. With a dream to travel in space, Vincent impersonates a disabled “valid” in order to chase this dream. The movie Gattaca directed by Andrew Niccol shows how Vincent, Lamar, Jerome, and Irene are unorthodox by breaking the societal rules of what a particular invalid could or should do. These characters unorthodoxy demonstrated their one trait that makes them human; their integrity. Vincent is the ultimate case of unorthodoxy in this society. He switched identities with Jerome to become a space traveller
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