The yellow filters used throughout provide a futuristic look of eeriness which underwrites the feeling of sterility and perfection. The constant need to shave and wash show the dangers of his situation. From the beginning of the film we see haunting images of the uniformity and soulless behaviour of the Gattaca employees.
Throughout it is obvious that he lacks strength of character and is embittered and egotistical. The opening scenes in Gattaca set an aura of controlled bodily perfection.
He is born into a world which discriminates against genetics, rather than religion, race or gender.
Endeavors like the Olympics or other athletic competitions would be pushed to entirely new heights as the athletes are literally designed to surpass our current limitations.
Ray Bradbury 's Fahrenheit and Andrew Niccols Gattaca both explore the values and concerns of human existence.
Keeping the format of the story simple and familiar was important because the subject matter is extremely complicated. The director switches from the car — the romantic setting of his biological inception — to the interior of the hospital, the setting of his biological birth, to show how outdated these concepts are.
The use of PGD through sex selection is a form of sexism. The film focuses on Vincent Freeman 's underdog struggle with the eugenics program and how he overcomes genetic discrimination to realize his dream of space travel.
I beat myself. The authors then explore who their characters share the burden of their ordeals with and how they assist in turning their suffering into growth.