Essays about: "film studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 135 essays containing the words film studies.

  1. 1. Translating History of Fashion on Screen : A study of Piero Tosi’s costumes in Senso and their power of divulgation as historiophoty

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Modevetenskap

    Author : Flora Ferrara; [2020]
    Keywords : History of fashion; costume; film; adaptation; historiophoty; Piero Tosi; historical accuracy; 1860s; literature; intersemiotic translation;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to demonstrate that historical costumes can be a valid tool to crystallize and disseminate visual knowledge about fashion and dress history. In the specific, this thesis argues that the screen representation of dress and fashion of the 1860s in the adaptation Senso (1954) provides an evocative contextualization of their past use and meaning for modern viewers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Linguistic Politeness in Children’s Movies. : A quantitative corpus study of politeness expressions in The Movie Corpus

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Sara Jaeger; [2020]
    Keywords : children’s language; diachronic approach; historical pragmatics; language change; language in film;

    Abstract : This study aims to analyze explicit politeness markers such as please and thank you in children’s movies using The Movie Corpus. Differences in use over time as well as between children’s movies and other genres of film are investigated, by extracting a variety of frequencies from the corpus for further analysis. READ MORE

  3. 3. Samstämmighet hos djurhälsopersonal vid smärtbedömning av häst

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Annelie Ohlén Wetterlund; Freyja Hatt; [2020]
    Keywords : häst; smärtbedömning; smärtskala; samstämmighet; djuromvårdnad;

    Abstract : Att identifiera och gradera smärta är inte en självklarhet ens vid bedömning av människor, som i de flesta fall kan beskriva sin egen smärta. Bedömning av smärta hos djur innebär ytterligare svårigheter, då de inte kan kommunicera verbalt och ofta döljer sin smärta, vilket gör att hjälpmedel såsom smärtskalor är nödvändigt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Back to the Future: The Return of 'the 1980s' in Western Popular Culture and its Political Implications

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Pedagogik; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies

    Author : Thomas Collins; [2020]
    Keywords : Popular Culture; Globalisation; Late Capitalism; Ontological Security; Emotions; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Over the last five to ten years there has been a re-emergence of ‘the 1980s’ in western popular culture. From music and fashion, to television and film, the decade has made a sustained and emphatic return across many countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reduction of iron oxide by hydrogen studied using environmental transmission electron microscopy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för analys och syntes

    Author : David Wahlqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Transmission Electron Microscopy; Electron Diffraction; Iron Oxide; Reduction; Iron; Environmental Transmission Electron Microscopy; ETEM; Materials chemistry; Materialkemi; Chemistry;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore how the reduction of iron oxide by hydrogen should be explored in an environmental transmission electron microscope (ETEM). This is done by performing a series of reduction attempts in the ETEM at nCHREM, Lund University, and exploring how the ETEM conditions are different from those used commercially. READ MORE