Join the Navy (Project 3: Exercise 2)

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The Image

The image is reproduced again below but in higher definition.

The distinctive feature of Babcock’s image is the sailor’s pose. He is in effect, riding the torpedo. The image reminds me of a rodeo rider. Figure 2, above, illustrates such a rider (Chet Johnson). The similarity of the poses are clear to see.

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Film Poster – Nocturnal Animals (Project 2: Exercise 3)

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Fig. 1. Nocturnal Animals

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Introduction

I chose this particular poster for two reasons:

  • I have seen the film and thought it was excellent
  • This poster was produced after it won the Grand Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival

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The Stages of the Hero’s Journey (Project 2: Exercise 1)

The stages of the hero’s journey as applied to the film Shakespeare in Love

The stages are:

Act I (Beginning = the hero’s decision to act)

  1. Ordinary World
  2. Call to Adventure
  3. Refusal of the Call
  4. Meeting with the Mentor
  5. Crossing the First Threshold

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