Essays about: "Quentin Tarantino"

Found 3 essays containing the words Quentin Tarantino.

  1. 1. Beyond Crime and Space. How Quentin Tarantino conveys temporality and spatiality in relation to the characters in Reservoir Dogs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Martin Ricksand; [2017-02-20]
    Keywords : Screenplay; adaptation; Quentin Tarantino; Reservoir Dogs; temporality; spatiality; literature; film; music; dialogue; actor;

    Abstract : In my thesis I examine how the screenplay author and director Quentin Tarantino uses the literary format of the screenplay to convey the spatiality and temporality of the characters in the narrative. I also investigate how the reader’s perception of these factors is crystallized, by contrasting the screenplay with its film. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does he look like a bitch? a.k.a. She's got the look a.k.a. Get the picture? a.k.a. Back to the suture Identification and interpretation in Kill Bill

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Martin Ricksand; [2015-06-09]
    Keywords : Self-reflexivity; identification; interpretation; Quentin Tarantino; pastiche; irony; Kill Bill; cult; gender;

    Abstract : In my essay I examine how the identificatory process of a spectator watching a cult film is alteredwhen the film in question has a female protagonist and a high level of self-reflexivity (and othertypically post-modern traits, such as pastiche and referentiality). I compare and combine differenttheoreticians who analyze these phenomena in order to see how the convergence of the elementscreate new, unforeseen effects that so far have not been explained. READ MORE

  3. 3. History Unchained, the visual representation of Slavery in mainstream Hollywood Cinema

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Tabitha Mcneill; [2014]
    Keywords : Hollywood; Slavery; Django Unchained; Quentin Tarantino; racism; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Through Hollywood film history there have been several, mostly inconvenient topics, that have been kept away from public conscience through the film industry and governmental censorship. Amongst the genocide on Native Americans and homosexuality, the topic of american slavery has been underrepresented in mainstream Hollywood. READ MORE