This shows the negative side of our ever-advancing technology. However what we have really created is a world of neglect and misery where the underclass gets looked down and the superior (valids) dominates...
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Everything is run by the genes in this society, to the scenery and the very identity of the characters, and for good reason, moreover, genes are the founders of men.
This company (and especially the movie that describes this company) then denounced the abuses which can lead science.
To be sure that their children a bright future, so parents buy catalog sperm and egg donors “high end” .
It is in this world that one meets Vincent (played by Ethan Hawke), natural child, i.e.This story takes place indeed in the near future, where science such as genetics have developed and have solved the mystery of DNA and the human genome.The acquisition of knowledge has allowed science to create human beings genetically selected.While initially the intention is good in the idea of allowing everyone to live in a body in good health and almost perfect (although if you dig the idea, there may be problems) this good intention turned into a nightmare when a value-judgment is given.Given that those with perfect genes are valued over others, the company, which therefore promotes discrimination based on their recent genetic determinism puts into practice eugenics.This company in fact the practice through a more or less visible and displayed as eugenics would do in the design of children, parents, sort and select the gametes to develop in vitro perfect children.And although this is officially banned, companies and employers use DNA testing discrete (an exchange of handshake that is the case) instead of resumes to select their employees, those “natural” find themselves socially paralyzed.Indeed, Vincent, who has a brother, changing, growing, and its progression makes sense, while his brother, genetically optimized for its part, is not progressing in his life, he enters the Criminal Police, but stagnating professionally: he has nothing to prove or to society or to himself.Vincent meanwhile wants to prove that even an invalid, a “degenerate” can achieve happiness, can break into that company which nevertheless leaves him no chance.Jerome praises indeed his body to Vincent, in providing the biological samples, skin, blood, urine or hair for DNA testing, and Vincent then slips into the character of Jerome after a physical and psychological changes, despite constraints drastic cleaning permanent example.He became a “pirate Genetics”, also called “de-gen-era.” The invalid and valid ousted Vincent Jérôme live and one through the other.