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Pioneers, Daniel C. Dennett: Do Lobsters Have Free Will?
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directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2015), 46 mins

DANIEL C. DENNETT (b. 1942) from Tufts University is one of the key philosophers today and a great reformer in the field of knowledge.

For nearly half a century he has been searching for the answer to the following questions: What is consciousness? What is free will? Is faith a natural phenomenon?

The film is a re...

directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2015), 46 mins
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Pioneers, Roy Glauber: The Bomb That Shook the World
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directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Piotr Zmelonek, fl. 2015-2017 and Artur Ekert, 1961-, Polityka Weekly and Centre for Quantum Technologies, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2015), 47 mins

ROY GLAUBER (born in 1925) – an eminent American theoretical physicist, researcher of the interaction of light and matter, co-winner of the 2005 Nobel Prize in Physics. Glauber was a child of the Great Depression and a prodigy. At the age of 16 he became a student at Harvard University. Two years later he was en...

directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Piotr Zmelonek, fl. 2015-2017 and Artur Ekert, 1961-, Polityka Weekly and Centre for Quantum Technologies, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2015), 47 mins
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Pioneers, Charles H. Bennett: A Drinking Bird Mystery
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directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Piotr Zmelonek, fl. 2015-2017, Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2017), 1 hour 3 mins,
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CHARLES H. BENNETT (b. 1943) is an American thinker, physicist, and information theory pioneer. But that you can discover on the Internet. In this installment of Pioneers doc series, Bennett will tell a story of the ambiguity of the past, and the complexity of the present. Strolling in the autumnal woods of Massac...
directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Piotr Zmelonek, fl. 2015-2017, Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2017), 1 hour 3 mins,
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Pioneers, Freeman Dyson: Space Dreamer
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directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Piotr Zmelonek, fl. 2015-2017, Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2017), 47 mins
FREEMAN DYSON (b. 1923) is a legendary science figure who has influenced countless fields of knowledge. He is also known for his optimistically subversive views on key world problems. Dyson has been involved in all the major nuclear disarmament initiatives. He has also been a lone proponent of long-term deep space...
directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Piotr Zmelonek, fl. 2015-2017, Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2017), 47 mins
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Pioneers, Gregory and Virginia Chaitin: Against Method
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directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-, Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2016), 47 mins
GREGORY CHAITIN (b. 1947) is a mathematician, an expert in complexity. Already as a young prodigy he contributed greatly to the philosophy of mathematics and computer science. Chaitin states that although there are truths in science that cannot be proven, there is reason for huge optimism. He sketches a theory of...
directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-, Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2016), 47 mins
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Pioneers, Julian Barbour: Bottom’s Dream
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directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2016), 46 mins
JULIAN BARBOUR (b. 1937) is an independent physicist. For 40 years he has been removing what he believes to be unnecessary terms from the physics toolbox. One of them is time, which, according to Barbour, is an illusion. In recent years, he has been working on a theory explaining where our sense of the passage of...
directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2016), 46 mins
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Pioneers, Ekert: A Model Kit
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directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Piotr Zmelonek, fl. 2015-2017, Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2017), 54 mins
In 1992 ARTUR EKERT (b. 1961), a young maverick mathematician and physicist, invented a unique kind of quantum cryptography. Being a recipe for the perfect cipher, it also questioned some common truths about the nature of free will and randomness. Despite being intensively researched the idea remains remarkably ch...
directed by Karol Jalochowski, 1974-; produced by Piotr Zmelonek, fl. 2015-2017, Polityka Weekly, in Pioneers (Poland: POLITYKA Sp. z o.o. S.K.A., 2017), 54 mins
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