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Unformatted text preview: Defined 20 th Century. Most written about filmmaker and most written about films. A psychic mirror of the times. VISUAL ANALYSIS 5 Periods and Classification 1922-1928 9 Films Silent in GB 29-39 14 Films Crossover 1940-1950 Appreciates limits of style and 13 Films and 2 propaganda featurettes 1965-75 1899: Alfred Joseph Hitchcock Lower class Irish decent 3 kids Family values enshrined Roman Catholic 55 rotund after catholic grammar school St Ignatius Prep School Jesuits sharpened his discipline, control, sense of punctuality, and fear, and worldview Retreat: spiritual St. Ignatius You view the history of the world from beginning, how good struggles against evil, I too am sinful, I too am guilty, I must transfer my guilt to him Liberation through suffering Roman Catholicism: important influence Read a great deal Attracted to stories where structure is overrun by chaos ETA Hoffmann Brothers Grimm Edgar Allen Poe At 16 I like to feel fear when Im safe. Suspense thriller drama Gothic Novels Deliniation of moral character READ THE TABLOIDS The lower class newspaper With their emphasis on sensational stories Appealed to all classes English have a thing for crime Sex, crime: thriller GK Chesterton Fairytale of detective stories Other leisure activities: Loved studing maps and war charts, and reading about film and seeing films and theatre. LOVED PRACTICAL JOKES While at school, father took ill and forcing him to take over grocery business Enrolled in county school 1915 father died, and he began working in the Henley Telegraph Company A smooth ride on your SKIN face cream composition, depth of field, shadow and light, color wrote a short story about a womans drug abuse organizer of picnics, business manager, 1920 while reading a film journey a division of Paramount was opening in Islington still a designer designer of inter-titles, and credits Famous Players Lastly So he was able to quit Henley Amazingly OBSERVANT!! Consummate watcher, and hed write it all down. Wary of new situations and acquaintances Highly stylized speech: UN IN FLEC TED He only felt safe in routine and habit Thursday night out POSSESIVE Working with the same people Very sensitive to slight and delivered it in return Uncomfortable with his sexuality Attracted to taboos and fetishes and homosexuality Great ambition He liked collaboration to sit at his feet Loved the races, and didnt pay much to the people who worked with him, but loved to entertain and would serve the best food and wine Loved to talk boyd Conaisuer of gossip Feared being influenced by anyone in his work Hated to drive Everyone that knew HITCHCOCK formally or informally: they loved him and come alive: came from the heart: enjoyed being with him: humor, wit,...
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