Consider theoretical interpretations of the uncanny in relation to the british film -THE WICKER MAN and/or DONT LOOK NOW
this is a british horror cinema essay.
FREUD quotes -the uncanny is undoubtedly related to what is frighteningto what arouses dread and horror
a) those things which relate to the notion of a double: a cyborg, a multiplied object: a ghost or a spirit, an involintary repetition of an act.
b) castration anxieties expressed as a fear of the female genitals or of dismembered limbs, a several head or hand, loss of the eyes, fear of going blind.
c) a feeling associated with a familiar/unfamiliar place, losing one;s way,womb phantasies, a haunted house.
-related to breakdown of borders and boundariessurfacing of repressed taboo/transgressive desires.
-the uncanny, like the abject, presents a threat to the subjects identity.
also i do not want a film review! the essay needs to concentrate on the term the uncanny.
if this essay is too difficult to do then could u write an essay on this title instead
consider the construction and significance of zombies in the british horror28days later, the plague of the zombies and hellraiser.
please let me know which one youd be more confident in writing as i would like some help in at least one of the two titles