Topics also doable for the long paper: Psychoanalytic theory for hitchhock, genres-
DUE WEDNESDAY NOV 6
Daughters of the dust
Begins with jungle like, intense music
There is tension on the boat in the beginning scene
Painted black hands? Does that represent something? What is the purpose?
Love note she receives is from someone from another tribe, I think? And she
wants to be with him but she cant, fr some reason
Little girl was trying to tell her something but she didn’t turn around.
Their tree sculpture thing was destroyed by someone.
Granddaughter is not welcomed back. Was she the one who received the
letter and then left the tribe?
The family is moving to another area, they are deciding if nana should stay or
There is a girl who only some can see. The photographer sees her when he
looks through his camera. But no one else does. I think she is the narrator
In our class discussion we talked about how the actors had to learn this language
for the film. While them speaking English makes the film less realistic, it is still very
difficult to comprehend everything they say. The director intended it to be this way
so that we as viewers could be engaged in the culture and environment