Introduction

The Man Who Knew Infinity is a film following Indian Mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan from Madras, India. Ramanujan is a gifted individual who can see patterns and numbers that others cannot. Ramanujan’s gift afforded him the opportunity to travel to the University of Cambridge where he worked alongside famous mathematician G.H. Hardy and spent several months working on mathematical theories. Ramanujan’s time in England however was a huge adjustment for him as he encountered racial prejudice and had his cultural practices not taken into consideration. He faced a lot of backlash for not having the proper education or training, and…

Ernesto Gonzalez

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