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LIFE OF PI (8) 2012 Film
  • Dates
    • June 21, 1977
      • Pi and his family depart India aboard the Tsimtsum on their way to Canada.
    • June 28, 1977
      • The Tsimtsum passes through the Philippines.
    • July 2, 1977
      • Pi manages to get into a lifeboat when the Tsimtsum sinks.
    • February 14, 1978
      • Pi's lifeboat arrives in Mexico.
    • February 19, 1978
      • Date on Oika Shipping Company insurance report, following interviews with Pi.
  • Moving, Delivery, Shipping and Storage
    • Oika Shipping Company
      • Cargo company that interviews Pi following the sinking of the Tsimtsum.
  • Vehicles (Specific) - Nautical
    • Mignonette
      • Boat visible in the background, a nod to the 19th century yacht that sunk and stranded its passengers in a lifeboat, leading to the cannibalization of Richard Parker, the same name as the tiger in the film
    • Tsimtsum
      • The name of the ship that sinks on its passage across the Pacific, drowning Pi's family and leaving Pi stranded on a lifeboat. Tsimtsum is a Jewish Kabbalah idea claiming that God withdrew his infinite light in order to create the universe, leaving empty space for the cosmos and free will.

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