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Video: "District 9" Director Talks Aliens and Future of Human Race Posted: February 4th, 2010 by WorstPreviews.com Staff
In November, "District 9" director Neill Blomkamp was invited to be part of the TEDx conference in Vancouver. He wasn't able to appear in person, but instead recorded a video regarding his thoughts on aliens and the future of humankind. Blomkamp first makes it very clear that he's not a scientist, but is just someone who is interested in the topic. He then explains that if real aliens exist, they probably don't look anything like they do in "District 9." That all followed by a deep insight into why he believes we have yet to find life on other planets and what the human race has to do to truly advance. Check out the full 13-minute video below. I hope that Blomkamp is just reading a prepared speech, otherwise there is a career waiting for him at NASA if filmmaking doesn't work out.
Video: Source: YouTube, /Film
19 comment(s) Profanity:
masKritic writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 5:55:13 AM
Neil Blomkamp is a smart motherf*cker im so excited to see what he'll do in future movies
KindredMac writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 9:25:48 AM
I just had a Neo/Keanu Reeves moment....
But seriously.... Nice lecture piece! wow....
SACdaddy writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 10:02:28 AM
He should think about changing his name to Neill "Blunt"Kamp :-)
MattC903 writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 11:08:24 AM
otis writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 11:50:28 AM
Lost me when he started talking about wood and stone turning into computers.
Now what about that smoke monster?
Salvador writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 12:33:21 PM
Yeah, He's the MAN...!
jdl107 writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 12:51:26 PM
What a funky lookin' dude.
GIST writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 2:05:55 PM
I agree. I'm anticipating to see what he has in store for his future installments. What a talent.
TeemSelami writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 3:32:55 PM
damn he should have talked about laser guns instead.
SpookyCupcakes writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 4:11:15 PM
Mind = Blown.
Peter Parker writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 4:15:55 PM
Diggin' the facelift, Spooks!
j-man writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 4:30:11 PM
interesting stuff, sounded like he had an english accent there?
MoneyHayabusa writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 5:07:40 PM
TeemSalami... I can't believe thats your avatar hahaha.
MoneyHayabusa writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 5:46:09 PM
Cool sh*t. TED talks are awesome, I watched one on fungus that blew my mind.
If we were looking for a Dyson Sphere, how the hell would we ever find it? There'd be no light projected from the star...
Also, this is assuming the universe has the properties scientists assume it has, because really we don't know sh*t. We could still be having an 'earth is flat' moment.
What we really need is to force all scientists to smoke DMT.
mmmac writes: on February 4th, 2010 at 7:08:15 PM
Blew my mind grapes. Oh and j-man he is South African and then he moved to Canada at 18.
Doc_Brown writes: on February 5th, 2010 at 1:23:05 AM
That guy's more baked than me!
GeneticalAnomaly writes: on February 5th, 2010 at 2:05:59 PM
smoking DMT has no lasting effects.
Peter Parker writes: on February 5th, 2010 at 11:20:50 PM
"smoking DMT has no lasting effects"
- Unless you're smoking by the edge of a cliff.
GeneticalAnomaly writes: on February 8th, 2010 at 1:45:16 AM
And then your energy is transmuted into a different form.