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Racy 4 2/13/08 Music Video MTV “Video Clip” Male gaze Women being looked at Object Theory Laura Mulvey (1975) It’s never girl meets boy, it’s boy meets girl. The fact that in mainstream Hollywood movies, many movies are told from the male perspective. The choice of the director to make the man… that choice invites the audience That makes the men the subject and the women the object Sganarelle’s wife is only an object because she doesn’t have a name. she’s just sganarelle’s wife. Brecht …19 th /20 th century Breaking the 4 th wall is destroying that allusion Like talking to the audience is breaking the 4 th wall Different reality Unreal Altered state that it’s creating Association with stardom Relates to the “it” effect “it” meaning that aura What makes a celebrity, a celebrity Mediated/filtered Globalization (5) Becoming homogenized Everyone’s doing almost the same thing
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