Ompare and Contrast Essay on a Character that has been (re)represented
Write a three page essay (c750 words) explaining how and why this character has been represented or (re)represented on a TV show, in a film.
The character I selected is Joanna Eberhart in the film The Stepford Wives
The original Film made in 1975, remade in 2004
a? What are the similarities and differences between the original and the visual representation (I.e., Grimm brothers versus Disney) of this mythic figure?
a? What elements have changed/stayed the same? Why? Why is it significant to our own cultural identity and influence? Is the story told from a different perspective or with a different message in mind?
a? What role does this mythic figure play in our current society, and is it different from the role of the original character?