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'Zero Theorem' Trailer: Christoph Waltz Searching for the Meaning of Life

January 28, 2014 (8:59 am) GMT
The 'Django Unchained' actor plays a computer genius who is working on a project to determine whether life holds a meaning.

is an eccentric and reclusive computer genius named Qohen Leth as seen in the first official trailer for Terry Gilliam's sci-fi "". He works to solve a mathematical formula to discover the very purpose of existence or the lack thereof. However, it is only once he experiences the power of love and desire that he is able to understand his very reason for being.

" 'Zero Theorem' was more a reaction to the connected world," director Gilliam explains to IndieWire. "We all exist as part of the connection, we are a neuron in this bigger thing, can we disconnect? Can solitude be more interesting? I don't know if people know who they are unless they spend time alone...they only know reactions, tweets etc, not actual existences."

The "" actor is joined in the cast ensemble by , Melanie Thierry, , , and . The film is waiting U.S. release date.



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