In time s theme of classism is very discernable and

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factors reveal the classism in the film through the very people that don’t benefit from the system. In Time ’s theme of classism is very discernable and seems to criticize modern society today. Although it may be heavily exaggerated, but classism society can be seen through the same things every day. A person’s dialogue can expose them as a classist individual, which is evident in Sylvia’s demeanor towards Will after finding out he was born impoverished. The film’s depiction of the government is also slightly reflective of how classist the government is,
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with the use of tolls between neighborhoods that exist in both worlds. The low-income community pictured in the movie resemble some problems that happen in real low-income neighborhoods, such as careless law enforcement. Even though it is extremely exaggerated, In Time might give a peek into what can happen in a largely classist society.
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REFERENCES In Time . Directed by Andrew Niccol “What Is Classism.” Class Action, classism.org/about-class/what-is-classism/. “In Time (2011).” IMDb, IMDb.com, .
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  • Spring '13
  • LesleyRosenburg
  • Sociology, classism

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