We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better.” Empathy is a choice, and it’s a vulnerable choice. Because in order to connect with you, I have to connect with something in myself that knows that feeling. Speech […]

22 September – The Autumn Equinox Once I had stepped into the center of the Caillte standing stones something changed. Wind from the valley that was before whipping my auburn hair disappeared leaving an early stillness. The air was thick and warm, but I found it easy to breathe. An overriding thought started to stir […]

“There are no coincidences, only the illusion of coincidence” Statement of intent I want to explore the importance of the use of symbolism, montage and sound that the director has chosen to explore the idea of freedom through justice, in the symbol of ‘V’. Introduction The film ‘V for Vendetta’ directed by James McTeigue explores […]

What do you think is the director’s purpose here? I believe that the director’s purpose is to show the World the idea of technology taking over. That they have a mind of their own and this can be seen when the spiders are trying to find John so they can scan him. Together they work […]

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