Far From Heaven (Themes (racism (mixed race relationships), homosexuality…
Far From Heaven
mixed race relationships
wife realises the inequalities that exists in her society through her relationship with Raymond
hypocrisy of people/standards
wife's best friend
ideal family/way of living
ideal couple on surface
hierarchies of oppression
What vision of America does this show?
portrays society's regulation of desire and its results on the lives of individuals
hierarchy + hierarchies of oppression
interracial love and homosexual love treated differently in terms of morality
The movie illustrates
how a society’s attitudes/values can deny individuals from living fulfilling lives
social and political critique
colour and lighting
what does this convey about relationship between individual and society?
What is the composer critiquing?