The Role of Women in Pedro Almodvars Films - Todo Sobre Mi Madre and Volver
The Role of Women in Pedro Almodvars Films - Todo Sobre Mi Madre and Volver Visual Arts & Film Studies Movie Review
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This study hopes to shed light on the films’ depiction of women as an illustration of who they really are and how they feel. This paper also aims to show how the film-director Almodóvar contributes to the causes of feminist and gay/lesbian movements through these two films, as quoted in Time Magazine in 2005.  
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The Concept of Photogenie and Optical Unconscious Explored in the Work of Nicolas Roegs Bad Timing
The Concept of Photogenie and Optical Unconscious Explored in the Work of Nicolas Roegs Bad Timing Visual Arts & Film Studies Movie Review
22 pages (5500 words) , Movie Review
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On the DVD, Roeg talks about the film’s theme of obsession:  “Once we think we have control, we don’t.  Anger and jealousy develop and then control turn into an obsession. One obsession that is physically uncontrollable, is a sexual obsession. You can’t get rid of a sexual obsession by willing it away.” 
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Maya Deren: An Experimental Filmmaker
Maya Deren: An Experimental Filmmaker Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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Filmmaking has been an evolvingly challenging and colorful artistic journey. The tenacious pace of technological advancement profoundly influenced the growth of filmmaking from its crude origins of silent and black and white films to the intricately three-dimensional movies of the contemporary times.
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Contemporary French National Cinema: the 400 Blows and Amelie
Contemporary French National Cinema: the 400 Blows and Amelie Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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The author states that France is not the only society wherein dominating political and cultural myths are preserved, or, more seldom, questioned by cinematic themes. However, it is also factual that the reverence customarily given to French cinema has reinforced the major function it has fulfilled in relation to myths coinciding with the national past.
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Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Art Activities for Kids
Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Art Activities for Kids Visual Arts & Film Studies Assignment
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Directions: Cover table with newspaper. Use scissors to cut a sponge to fit inside the plastic margarine tub.  Saturate sponge with paint for a printing pad. Press fingertip into pad; then press onto paper for a fingerprint. Use markers to draw things such as funny people, little animals, and sill insects on fingerprints.
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Chinese and Japanese Gardens - the Philosophy of Design
Chinese and Japanese Gardens - the Philosophy of Design Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
7 pages (1750 words) , Research Paper
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China, being one of the ancient civilizations that bloomed in the Asian Mainland is somehow able to exert its power as a progressive one that has been able to influence the artistic convention of Japan. There is still a recorded matter in history that the closure of Japan from foreign influences helped them develop their own paradigms.  
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You Dont Know Jack the Life and Death of Jack Kevorkian
You Dont Know Jack the Life and Death of Jack Kevorkian Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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This essay analyzes the movie “You Don’t Know Jack: The Life and Deaths of Jack Kevorkian”, a 2010 released HBO movie. The movie is structured on Jack Kevorkian’s life and the decisions he made to fulfill people’s desires to die due to a certain illness. There are many impacts of assisted suicide on the society and most of them are negative.
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Communication and Persuasion, Film Classic of Propaganda
Communication and Persuasion, Film Classic of Propaganda Visual Arts & Film Studies Movie Review
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Hitler had learned the herald of Fascism from Mussolini, that a dictator could take control over industrial and modern European nation, but only through the elimination of all challenging iconographies and elevation of such leaders to a state of quasi-religious. One could only achieve such a status by wide propaganda exercises. 
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One Missed Call
One Missed Call Visual Arts & Film Studies Movie Review
10 pages (2500 words) , Movie Review
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The author states that Takashi Miike, the director of this movie has almost become synonymous with this new wave of Japanese films. Japanese horror movies have a distinct style about them, the pace is deliberate, there are terror and violence that is usually conveyed through graphic visuals and these movies are mostly based on stories of vengeance.
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Documentary in Depth
Documentary in Depth Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
24 pages (6000 words) , Research Paper
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As the paper outlines, the need to document ‘real’ events existed almost at the same time when motion picture as a medium of communication became an integral and quintessential part of human life. In its early stages, the primary intention and the subsequent benefit of recording a live action or event were the freedom it gave to have control over time.
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South Korea Country and Korean Film Industry
South Korea Country and Korean Film Industry Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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This essay discusses that, despite the recent world financial crisis that impacted almost every country and every economy, the prognosis on South Korean Real GDP growth is optimistic, changing from 0.2 in the year 2009 to 5.9 in the year 2010 (EIU, 2010). Consumer price inflation revolves steadily around 3% with slight deviations of 0.2-0.4 % (EIU, 2010).
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Lily in The Secret Life of Bees
Lily in The Secret Life of Bees Visual Arts & Film Studies Movie Review
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Lily is a 14-year-old girl who has been referred to family counseling by her adopted family. Family services provide low-cost mental health services to the community. Lily currently lives with her adopted family which includes three sisters: May, June and August Boatwright. The Boatwright’s own a successful honeybee farm.
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Claude Monet - Japanese Footbridge and the Water Lily Pool
Claude Monet - Japanese Footbridge and the Water Lily Pool Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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The composition is dominated by the span of the bridge extending across the horizontal center line. The background is filled with wispy green trees and reeds surrounding the pond while the foreground and midground are filled with the suggestion of lily pads, some of which are topped by ill-defined white water lilies.
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Consumers Engagement with Fashion
Consumers Engagement with Fashion Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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Consumers now in this era use different types of textiles, jewelry, and many other things in their everyday lives. Various studies were done on the topics as fashion, the arts, personal studies, visual images, performance, and cultural history shows that the aesthetic discourse is no more limited in the consumer research.
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Performance, Theater, Acting, Audience, Directing and Design
Performance, Theater, Acting, Audience, Directing and Design Visual Arts & Film Studies Book Report/Review
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Phelan notes that there is the element in the performance of the non-reproducible and that of it being of the present moment, through people and consumed by people, moving forward in time and something that cannot be canned or recorded. In essence, it goes against some fundamental tenets of modern economic structures.
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The Demonized Woman
The Demonized Woman Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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In first reducing Alex to a voice on a cassette tape and then silencing her altogether by choking the life out of her, Dan asserts his masculinity and dominance while Beth, in shooting Alex without a quiver, proves her right to defend her home and family while still retaining her happiness in being able to be ‘merely’ a wife and mother 
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Body Art Evaluation and Western Tattoos
Body Art Evaluation and Western Tattoos Visual Arts & Film Studies Article
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Beginning in pre-historic times, the practice of tattooing has been used as a means of decorating the body or denoting information important to the individual.  The art has been used on the bodies of tribe members, gang members, military members, and other individuals in every culture throughout the world. 
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Secret of the West Chester Movie Theatre
Secret of the West Chester Movie Theatre Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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The West Chester movie scene indicates a stark difference between the movie theaters in other parts of the US. Specifically, the movie sales of theaters in other parts had declined to unprecedented levels. The secret of West Chester’s movie theater revenue increase is innovation - a sound system installed in almost all of its movie theaters.
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Graphic Design History
Graphic Design History Visual Arts & Film Studies Assignment
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At the beginning of the Russian Revolution, Rodchenko was a painter. As his Communist beliefs became more clear, Rodchenko became an assembler or a Constructivist. He started to use the bare minimum in Communist posters. Geometric lines, shapes, bold block lettering, along with red, black, and white colours created a minimal look.  
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African American Detective in Film and Fiction
African American Detective in Film and Fiction Visual Arts & Film Studies Term Paper
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The African American detective narrative in film and fiction turns away from the central theme of “whodunit,” to focusing on the characterization of the African American detective in what is known as “hardboiled” detective fiction.  Its major trope is the persona of the detective and the impact of race and social tensions on who they are.
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Is Harry Potter Who He Is Because of Nature or Nurture
Is Harry Potter Who He Is Because of Nature or Nurture Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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The old concept of personality development – according to theorists – is that developmental changes are controlled by biological factors, i.e. nature.  Our behavior “unfolds” over time, like a plant growing from seed to flower.  Other theorists also advocate the “nurture” concept: the psychological environment is the master of our development.
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Art History: Marcel Duchamp
Art History: Marcel Duchamp Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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Marcel Duchamp was the first modern artist who shifted the entire basis of the work of art towards the conceptual and away from the traditional focus on medium and composition. He was a constant provocateur. He occasionally attacked convention at every turn, including the convention of authorship and even art itself.
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Analysis of Food System in the Film - Food, Inc
Analysis of Food System in the Film - Food, Inc Visual Arts & Film Studies Coursework
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There is a difference between the animals that are kept as pets and those that are raised for food. However, the treatment of the animals kept on farms and other places that are raised as food are entitled to a certain treatment. They are living beings and this gives them the rights of fair treatment, proper food and a good living environment.
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Points of Views of Early Documentary Filmmakers
Points of Views of Early Documentary Filmmakers Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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The paper reviews and analyzes through extensive readings and viewings of the early documentaries and the points of views of the creators. A further discussion will be made on the implications of the different points of views on other creators also involved in the creation of documentary films.
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The Films Official Story and Innocent Voices as a Compelling and Important Story
The Films Official Story and Innocent Voices as a Compelling and Important Story Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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Salvador tells the story of the war as seen through the eyes of a jaded photojournalist from America. Innocent Voices tells the story through the eyes of a child who might be conscripted to fight the war. In view both of these films, one gets a sense for what the war is about and the atrocities that are involved in this conflict.
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Mexican Film Makers Concepts of the Movies Bible and 21 Grams
Mexican Film Maker's Concepts of the Movies Bible and 21 Grams Visual Arts & Film Studies Movie Review
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Alejandro González Iñárritu is a Mexican film director. He is the first Mexican filmmaker to be nominated for Academic Award for Best Director. He has directed some very successful and popular movies like Amores Perros, 21 Grams, and Babel whereas he has also announced the premiere of his upcoming film Biutiful in 2010.  
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The United Arab Emirates: Burj Khalifa
The United Arab Emirates: Burj Khalifa Visual Arts & Film Studies Dissertation
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This paper discusses the Kluckhohn & Strobeck Value Orientation Model by which it is quite convenient to conduct an in-depth analysis regarding the social culture of the UAE. Subsequently, this paper endeavors to find out that whether UAE consists of a Monochronic or a polychronic culture and also shows UAE’s culture from the global perspective.
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History of Spanish Cinema and Analysis of Alejandro Amenabars-The Others
History of Spanish Cinema and Analysis of Alejandro Amenabars-The Others Visual Arts & Film Studies Movie Review
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The film industry in Spain has existed since the early nineteenth century and began with silent movies and moved on to active audio-visual cinema after the Civil Wars. According to records, the initial film festivals observe din Spain occurred in the period of 1895 and 1896, wherein the first foundation of a cinema culture was laid in the country.
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The Role of Violence in the US Counterculture of the 1960s and 1970s as It Is Related to Film
The Role of Violence in the US Counterculture of the 1960s and 1970s as It Is Related to Film Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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The nature of the development of written media through the 1960s and the 1970s was reflective of the social changes that were occurring during this time period. The films of the 1960s blossomed into reflections of the counterculture aspirations of the movements that were being proposed during that time.
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Distinctive Features of the Zhe School Painters
Distinctive Features of the Zhe School Painters Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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Zhe School was a school of painters, which revolutionized the Chinese history of painting. Zhe School of painters came into existence during the ancient Ming dynasty in China in the 15th century. This school of painters was founded by a group of conservative Chinese painters led by Dai Jan and they named this school after home town of Dai Jan.
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Jewish Humor in the Works of a Writer, Director, and Comedian Woody Allen
Jewish Humor in the Works of a Writer, Director, and Comedian Woody Allen Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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In the year 1998, Woody Allen wrote an article in the New York Times, expressing his concern on the way that the Palestinians demonstrators were being treated by the Israelis. He stated that as a supporter of Israel, he was deeply concerned by the way that the Israeli government was approaching the matter.
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What Does the Term Celebrity Mean And How Do We Use It
What Does the Term Celebrity Mean And How Do We Use It Visual Arts & Film Studies Case Study
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The very best living artists are pursued by the press, and encouraged to participate in the modern phenomenon which is known as “celebrity.” Artists such as Tracy Emin and Damian Hirst are photographed and interviewed at every opportunity, and this satisfies the public’s lust for sensation and trivial entertainment. 
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Venetian Altarpieces 1460-1505
Venetian Altarpieces 1460-1505 Visual Arts & Film Studies Literature review
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The author of the paper states that Venice during the Renaissance was unique among the Italian Renaissance cities, such as Florence and Rome. This was because the city had a “special relationship to the sea.” And this special relationship to the sea was made manifest in all aspects of Venetian culture.
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Western versus Modern Film Art Comparison
Western versus Modern Film Art Comparison Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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Ever since the demand for movies grew to be so huge, many different genres of movies have emerged. Some are art movies, some light-hearted comedies; some give a message and some tell stories and fables. Whatever the genre may be, the movie must have some commercial elements to reach the audiences and receive due credit for the work.
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Plato and Cinema
Plato and Cinema Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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In sum, Plato may have a low regard for art as a whole, and he might even have more disdain for cinema. Considering how cinema offers a very high degree of deceptive capacity, Plato would probably be more cautious of cinema’s power to influence people; hence, a greater degree of censorship would most likely be required by him 
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Lighting Designer
Lighting Designer Visual Arts & Film Studies Assignment
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This essay discusses that lighting designer uses specific instruments in his work and prepares a number of materials needed for production. He prepares some sketches and photos of the scenes with different types of lighting which serve various purposes. He elaborates lighting plot in which he indicates every lighting fixture.
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Film and Social Change in China
Film and Social Change in China Visual Arts & Film Studies Book Report/Review
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In historical analysis, the author has outlined the historical development of the Chinese film business by examining the major changes that have occurred in the industry. He has then related the content of the film industry over the years and related them to the social changes that were happening in the nation at the same time.
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Alfred Hitchcocks Contribution To Cinema
Alfred Hitchcock's Contribution To Cinema Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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End of the Psycho reveals that Mrs. Bates, the suspected and psychotic assassin of both Marion and the private detective was dead for last ten years. Her son Norman could not endure his mother’s secret love affair as he identified her emotional involvement with her boyfriend is the main reason behind the devastation of his peaceful life.
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Prime Time TV Show - Greys Anatomy
Prime Time TV Show - Greys Anatomy Visual Arts & Film Studies Assignment
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The show comes with a balance between the medical and personal life making the viewers realize and yet at the same enjoy the different aspects of the characters life. The major attraction of the show is that it is free from all sorts of stereotype messages which is often seen in often seen in other medical dramas (Murphy).  
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Madonna and Child by Duccio di Buoninsegna
Madonna and Child by Duccio di Buoninsegna Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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It is very crucial to distinguish an artistic work with the period when it was first done. The time frame helps one to identify if the work pioneered the particular artistic design. Furthermore, the period was very important in artworks since it marked the renaissance in Italy when the artists attempted to make many changes in their works.
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David Finchers Seven Film Analysis
David Fincher's Seven Film Analysis Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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The only moment in the film which contains a flashback is when Mills discovers that Doe has killed his wife. A brief image of her in black and white flashes up on a screen and helps to reflect Mill’s wrath and his disturbed state of mind. It is especially effective because it stands in such stark contrast to the rest of the film.  
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The Effects of Digital Technologies on Cinema
The Effects of Digital Technologies on Cinema Visual Arts & Film Studies Assignment
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The use of special effects in digital movies in order to achieve attraction at times tends to dominate over the narrative perspective of the cinema. This is because it makes people develop some psychological reality while keeping them awake just because of the amazement of the trick and not because of following the narrative.
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Georgia OKeefe and Janet Cummings Good
Georgia OKeefe and Janet Cummings Good Visual Arts & Film Studies Research Paper
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This essay demonstrates that while O’Keefe is a painter and Cummings Good is a graphic designer, both have contributed work that is understated, yet profound. In looking at the lives and work of these two women, it can be seen that while men do dominate the field, women have a viable place in the world of art.
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Computer Manipulation of Photographs and Peoples Trust
Computer Manipulation of Photographs and Peoples Trust Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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The author states that with computer technology, photographs can be captured, stored and edited. Computer manipulation of photographs is done for various reasons such as for making someone to look more attractive, for removing people from the scene, for adding someone, for retouching, for exposing and for hiding reality.
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Trainspotting by Danny Boyle, 1996
Trainspotting by Danny Boyle, 1996 Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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It is rather evident that the film is based on a novel which is also known as Trainspotting. The film that was released in 1996 focuses on a group of heroin addicts in Edinburgh who were economically depressed. There are other current themes that are also addressed in this film including urban poverty among others.   
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Representation and Exploration of Gender Roles in Comrades, Almost a Love Story and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Films
Representation and Exploration of Gender Roles in Comrades, Almost a Love Story and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Films Visual Arts & Film Studies Term Paper
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Comrades, Almost a Love Story, and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon have represented and explored gender roles quite from feminist perspectives. Though storyline and backdrop of both these films have differed radically from one another, however, in terms of feminist assertion over traditional patriarchal dominance these films they are similar
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Leadership in the Movie Wolf of Wall Street
Leadership in the Movie Wolf of Wall Street Visual Arts & Film Studies Assignment
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The author states that so many leadership traits are portrayed through Jordan Belfort’s position. Through him, leaders in the current business world are unmasked. There is a clear element of greed, which makes him commit crimes with the aim of making money. He starts a brokerage office on the Wall Street where he runs his daily crimes.
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Drugs and Alcohol in Mass Media
Drugs and Alcohol in Mass Media Visual Arts & Film Studies Term Paper
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Hollywood films are a great medium of exposing the aspect of drinking habit of men and women of the American culture. They depict the picture of alcohol both as a socializing agent and as a stimulus for organized crimes. Most movies involving the alcoholic characters explore the impact of alcoholism on the social life of individuals.
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Text-in-Context: Mysterious Worlds
Text-in-Context: Mysterious Worlds Visual Arts & Film Studies Essay
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Within this scenario, the authors like Lydia Millet and Shirley Jackson depends upon the theme of human relationships in their works (say, Love in Infant Monkeys and The Lottery) to prove that empathy is important within human relationships. Similarly, Peter Weir depends upon the theme of human relationships in his film named as Dead Poets Society to prove that empathy can transform human life.
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Summary of Freedom Writers Film
Summary of Freedom Writers Film Visual Arts & Film Studies Movie Review
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Ms Gruwell’s methods of teaching exposed her students to logical and mature life perspectives that encourage them to consider diversity and differences in life as a chance to learn and appreciate one another’s unique socio-cultural background, break societal stereotypes, and shape their lives free from bigotry.
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