Reading Levinas with the Dardenne Brothers
Kings College London
To be ashamed of ones immorality is a step on the ladder at the end
of which one is ashamed also of ones morality.
Cultural Studies 301-001
Spring Semester 2015
Film as Art
Professor Nicholas S. Olson
Office Phone: 434.582.2079
Office: DH 2130E
Office Hours: MW 11-12, 1:30-3:30; T 12:30-3:30; F 11-12
Cultural Studies 301 Course Description:
Film as Art, Assignment Directions: Research Paper
(Due: Final Exam Day, Tuesday May 5th 3:30pm)
For your final research paper, Id like you to write a 6-8 page paper using MLA format. You can choose to
approach the paper in a few different ways. You could
Male- Hercule Porirot- his costume are all suits
The off white suit he is wearing is of the 1970s it is accurate to reconstruction, He is not truly upper
class but he is white collar. His costumes are meant to emphasize his virility. His costume a
Choose an example of each one for each days viewing. For each example tell me why it was used.
1. Fast motion. (The movement of the film is speeded up.)
1st when the owner of the restaurant point to his one man Mariachi person with a keyboard and
A. The style is very simple it reminded me of an old country bedroom.
B. The set is realistic because it looks as though someone really does live there with the books,
pictures, and dcor.
C. The set represent the era of the
A. The exterior scene in the beginning of the movie
Hard to tell the season because of the fact that there is no sunlight but because of the people
wearing coats is probably fall or early winter
B. It is a crowded space. That there is