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    Archibald Prize winner for 2013 is Hugo by Del Kathryn Barton. It's a watercolor, gouache and acrylic painting on canvas of the Australian actor Hugo Weaving. It's a large painting sized, 200cm x 180cm. The painting is a portrait of Weaving holding a cat with a weeping lilli pilli and a intricate and colorful background. Weavings facial expressions seem serious but natural and he gazes off to his right. Barton painted the portrait in her studio over 5 months and 4 sittings in 2013. Barton painted Weavings facial expression, which is serious but natural, gazing off to his right. Barton has painted Weaving holding a kind of generic wildcat that represents different facets of Weavings personality. The wildcat has leopard markings on his coat and claws digging into weavings forearm. Barton has painted leaves on Weavings chest described by Barton as "almost like an armor of life". The colors are both light and dark versions of green, blur, white, grey, orange, yellow, pink, brown, black and red. The palettes of colors are used from nature. The juxtaposition of the dark background and the light foreground makes Weaving stand out and suggests Weavings connection with nature. Barton has painted many symbolic features within this painting. Suggesting Weavings is an interesting, creative person with deep respect for nature. It appears that Weaving is in a forest and it look like this because of the background colors and the weeping lilli pilli. Weaving had planted a weeping lilli…

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    Thelma And Louise Feminism

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    Trifles, with Thelma and Louise Research Paper The early nineteen hundred was a time of change for women in America. Playwright Susan Glaspell shares her experience as a journalist in the one act play Trifles. During that time period women lived in a male-dominated society and had little or no say in society. The film Thelma and Louise capture different situations but with the same motives. The events that transpired influencing the ladies’ actions are displayed throughout the text and film.…

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    Rico And Rita Essay

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    Chico & Rita was released into theatres November 10th, 2010. This is a dazzling love story that began in Havana, Cuba, and ended on American soil; however, it is the journey as a whole that should be admired, not simply the end. Their love story is like no other, and yet it strikes a familiar tone that resonates with William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet as they [Chico & Rita] too are portrayed as a pair of star crossed lovers. They are both musicians; he was a pianist and songwriter, while she…

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    women in the early 1900’s. Similarly, in the movie Thelma and Louise, the best friend duo living in the late ‘80’s have to overcome obstacles thrown in their way because of the stereotypes they were facing. Most of these stereotypes were employed by men who think they know what is best for a woman, when in reality, they do not. They…

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    Thelma And Louise Essay

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    social and moral policies of the Government is Thelma and Louis Movie This movie has to do with two friends who decides to do a road trip to the cabin for two days; while on their trip to the cabin, Thelma decides in the middle to the road trip that she will like to stop and have some fun, although Louis advise her that they are on a tight schedule, Thelma convinces her to stop because she never gets to have fun and this is supposed to be a trip for fun. While they are at the bar, Thelma…

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    Jennifer Vo Thelma and Louise is a story about two women who decide to go on a trip, but it does not go as planned. The premise is a classic adventure story about friends who plan a great adventure; however, they hit bumps in the road, but the problems they endure help them define themselves. In the three act breakdown, act I is the planning of the trip to taking off on the trip, act II is the runaway from all their troubles, which leads to act III Thelma and Louise tries to escape and their…

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    Good Fellas Themes

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    Schoonmaker used a technique called freeze frame and was used to signify important memories in Henrys life. For instance, during the scene when Henrys father gets upset at him for missing school, Henry is forced to stop making deliveries for the mob. In result, the mob took Henry to point out his mailman and continued by roughing the mailman up to make sure he wouldn’t deliver letters to Henrys house anymore. The screen freezes when the mail man’s head is in the pizza oven, which signifies that…

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    John Persichetti Essay

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    several 3D projects, such as The amazing Spiderman 3D. John is popular in the public's eye, he has been invited to speak at the TV Globo Professional Image conference about his work on “Time and the Wind” film and ACES work flow. He has also sent large amounts of time working on restoration projects such as "Die Hard, Home Alone, and All That Jazz."(Colourworks,2014) Lately John also worked on a restoration of “The King of Comedy” which was shown at the 2013 Tribeca Film festival. Over the…

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