Losing control, falling, and not knowing when you are going to crash Happiness as a loss of control, soul alive Loss of control- loss of stress, fear, letting go, giving up on controlling things the idea that we can’t physically control anything in our lives I hit the ground, Everything feels as though it is […]

“Beneath this mask there is more than flesh, beneath this mask there is an idea, Mr. Creedy, and ideas are bulletproof.” V for Vendetta, is a dystopian, anti- political piece of literature starring V, a freedom fighter seeking vengeance against a fascist government, as well as peace for London where the film is set. V […]

1st paragraph – Domino scene A rhythmic collapse of everything standing in the way of what could be peace in the world. introduce theatricalness of v’s character everything is connected irony directors intention of a peaceful world and what must happen before then symbolism/ dialogue 2nd paragraph – Fight scene v’s theatrical nature shows even […]

The first domino is laid down, we see v’s glove We see the masks being delivered, one to mr finch “700,000 at least” “I want everyone caught in one of those masks arrested” “Mr creedy I’m holding you personally responsible for this situation” “He knows us better than we know ourselves” “I suddenly had this […]

“This vial and unparalleled threat to our security” “Our enemy is an icidious one, seeking to divide us” “Bring him down” literally and figuratively The chancellor is describing himself “Justice will be swift, it will be righteous and it will be without mercy” Mr creedy “disgusting” fires the bullet “It’s time to have a look […]

  Continuously address 2 cinematography elements (examples of these) and how they work to address directors purpose 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. At this point in the film, the combination of non- […]

“The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.” (Martin Luther King Jr.) Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaids Tale explores the effect of a Puritan, conforming society on the characters Offred, Moira and Janine. Atwood has used three diverse female characters to show the spectrum […]