James McTeigue’s 2005 film ‘V for Vendetta’ is a movie set in a dystopian future that explores McTeigue’s intentions as a director of the power of ideas. In 2028, the United Kingdom has fallen into a state of corruption since the fascist government party, ‘Norsefire’ has been elected into power. The country lives in constant […]

V for Vendetta   Possible director’s intentions: Anarchy vs Fascism Why anarchy is better than fascism                                                Fight Scene:   Slow motion shots The use of 5 (V) – symbolism   No one is watching the vice chancellor on TV Pubs, homes and rest home are empty V appears out of nowhere Cross […]

Continuously address 2 cinematography elements (examples of these) and how they work to address directors intention Give audience response: correctly describe the effect for you Discuss how these reflect societal ideals/thoughts/opinions and possibly discuss times when we’ve seen this in history, etc. Minority Report Spider Scene Body Paragraph The blue hue light of technological advances […]

“My name isn’t Offred, I have another name, which nobody uses now because it’s forbidden. I tell myself it doesn’t matter, your name is like your telephone number, useful only to others; but what I tell myself is wrong, it does matter.” This is a quote from Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel the ‘Handmaid’s Tale’. The […]

Margaret Atwood uses control in The Handmaid’s Tale to warn of what the future could be like. Fear 2. Thought 3. Sexuality

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