James McTeigue throughout the film V for Vendetta cleverly utilizes audio techniques, post production techniques and hints of mis en scene in order to present how the main character ‘V’ is more than just a heroic figure seeking revenge, but represents a brilliant idea that is capable of injecting itself within the citizens of London […]

Within minority reports spider scene, Steven Spielberg uses a combination of shot types and sound techniques to present how advanced technology and government systems put its citizens and the main protagonist John Anderton in a place of inferiority creating a sense of the anxious and uncomfortable atmosphere that exists within the distopian world of the film. […]

thesis – margaret atwood used allusions within the handmaids tale to successfully portray the theme of dystopia. main body biblical allusions Rachel and jacob Quote 18: “Give me children, or else I die. Am I in God’s stead, who hath withheld from thee the fruit of the womb? Behold my maid Bilhah. She shall bear fruit upon […]

“You often hear in North America, “It can’t happen here,” but it happened quite early on. The Puritans banished people who didn’t agree with them, so we would be rather smug to assume that the seeds are not there.”  Through the creation of a deeply oppressive and depressive atmosphere, the presentation of a hellish society […]

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