Oppenheimer officially ushers in the era of quanxiety

Filippo Lubrano
12 min readAug 31, 2023

Nolan’s movie reveals more the nightmares of the director than of the protagonist: the anxiety of quantum physics has all the characteristics to become generational.

Cillian Murphy as Oppenheimer, in Nolan’s movie (2023)

Nolan’s movies are not easy to follow, both for the topics covered and for the product of intensity and speed of his treatments (in the old classical physics, we would have called it momentum). But they are…

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Filippo Lubrano

Innovation and Internationalization Consultant, Journalist, Writer (Cybersec, Asia, Poetry)