What is a “universal truth”? How is a universal truth defined? It should be a truth that applies to all places and all things, except that we have the problem that many people like to try to fit “universal truths” into their own ethics. Finding something that is really a “universal truth” is difficult, the laws of physics are the most striking example of “universal truths” and even of them we cannot be completely sure of everything.
“Truth” is a 2015 U.S. political docudrama based on the memoirs of U.S. journalist and television news producer Mary Mapes (played by Cate Blanchett), who was the primary producer for CBS News since her signature in 1999. The film focuses on a particular episode of her career; in the months leading up to the 2004 presidential elections. The film was a success and internationally acclaimed. Today we analyze some aspects that made it stand out so much. Beware of SPOILERS!