|mere look at young people in contemporary America or wherever trying to get over relationships or trying to instigate one so that they may have sex, this is a thoughtful and interesting look at people of an older age dealing with real issues that at the time, remained as scary and as ambiguous as you could possibly imagine||The film is a study of a delicate mentality as expressed by those of a brilliant natural intelligence|
|The point When Nietzsche Wept has going for it the whole time is the age of these primary characters||The film is a concentrated study on illness and the effects of illness but the said sickness is more affiliated to love or problems of a psychological kind|
Breuer is good friends with Sigmund Freud himself Elman and they both seem overly concerned with Nietzsche which propels them into at least pretending one of them needs help from Nietzsche in return.26
|But don't be fooled for it isn't a documentary and it does retain a fair amount of drama throughout||But this isn't the end of it|
|My heart hopes as many as possible but my mind tells me not many will bother, and given this that's quite a shame||The film is a study into the great minds that pioneered certain theory but it's a look at their own struggles; their own struggles that helped shape an understanding in the first place|
I just wonder how many people are going to be tuned in to seeking out and sitting through a film all about psychoanalysis, detailing very briefly the more desperate incidences in the lives of some of the most brilliant minds ever to have graced Earth.