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  1. Do you agree that the clip exhibits a brighter perspective of life than might be realistic? Why or why not? Absolutely. Things are sleek, clean. We have a beautiful woman in a beautiful dressing room surrounded by beautiful flowers. We don't understand the tawdry side, the side that may be sexual in exchange for a contract. Nor do we understand that she will soon become a woman who lives with Ziegfeld out of wedlock. The Production Code kept things clean and tidy so that we think the highest ideals are being enacted and upheld. What themes or approaches might you anticipa
  2. Hi all. If you live on the Eastern shore of Maryland, or in the greater Delmarva region, let's start a local chapter of the TCM Backlot. I happen to own quite a few 16mm copies of film classics of the 1920s, 30s, 40s, and 50s, and would love to see us actively meet together once a month, eat a meal, watch a movie, and have some fun times together as a group. To make this happen, we need a total of 5 people to create a local chapter. Answer here, and when we have five, I will apply for the charter. Hope we have some classic film fans in beautiful Delmarva.
  3. 1. Describe what you think this film will be about simply from the sounds and images in these opening credits. Even if you have seen the film, try to focus on these sounds and images themselves and “the story” (or if not "the story," the mood and atmosphere they are establishing) that this sequence is communicating to the audience. As mentioned in the lecture video, if one had never seen this before, it would be safe to say that the film seems very abstract and avant garde simply based on the opening credits. Knowing that vertigo is a sensation of dizziness, and seeing the various swirlin
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