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Q.275

As anyone who has the fortune (or otherwise) of watching his earlier movies such as "Days of Heaven" or "The Thin Red Line", writer-director Terence Malik's fare does not usually resonate with mainstream audiences and often polarises critics and viewers alike.

His latest film (about such weighty topics as the creation of the earth) won the Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes International Film Festival. Like his other films (he has directed only six so far), it is exquisitely shot and has an interesting cast of performers, but its narrative and plot are hard to grasp. In fact, it led to a theatre in Stamford, Connecticut (in the US) putting out this unusual letter to its patrons: Which film?

(Image: Film School Rejects blog

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In Jan 2017, Finland became the first country in Europe to officially experiment with this socio-economic concept. Similar experiments are scheduled for many Dutch cities and the Canadian city of Ontario in 2017. In the case of Finland, the figure is 560 Euros a month. What concept?

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