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Meaning and the good life

Thinkers and theories

guide

How to live like a Cynic

Take inspiration from Diogenes, the philosopher in a barrel, and transform your negativity into a liberating force for good

by Ansgar Allen

Dissociation and detachment

film

Using his body as a canvas, Jean-François recalls getting lost in unreality

Directed by Jean-François Boisvenue

Meaning and the good life

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How to get your mojo back

You’re not depressed but you’re not happy – you’re languishing. Give yourself a boost with these evidence-backed strategies

by Frank Martela

Progress and the future

film

Stick figures meet existential angst in this acclaimed, darkly comedic short

Directed by Don Hertzfeldt

Meaning and the good life

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How to live like an Epicurean

Forget shallow hedonism. Follow this philosophy for wondrous, unexpected joys and resilience against inevitable misfortune

by Emily Austin

Spirituality and religion

film

What happens when two people on life’s spiritual path find each other?

Directed by Lloyd Kramer and Scott Chestnut