A Worm moves across dirt. The birds sing from the trees. Cold Dirt holds it all together.Continue reading “Video Vignette: The Dirty Worm”
by Arthur Miller
(adapted for film)
In a film adaptation of Arthur Miller’s play, Jean-Paul Sartre, a renown French existential philosopher, interprets the American play. The Crucible is set in Salem Massachusetts during America’s colonial period, but the playwright debuted the work on Broadway in January 22, 1953, according to The New Yorker.
directed by Sut Jhally
The films examines the cultural construction of the female identity within popular media, focusing on a range of music videos. Sut Jully illustrates how women within the “dream world” consent to being objectified as he channel surfs through a range of music videos. The consumers of the staged misogynistic, violent, and/or pornographic images are then paralleled to modern social events.Continue reading “Recommended Viewing: “Dreamworlds 3” directed by Sut Jhally”