Life is Beutiful - Ideas - Coggle Diagram
Life is Beutiful - Ideas
THEME : Family gives life meaning
Scene: Father helping to teach the son where to hide / assuring him not to leave
Language / Speech
Scene: Wife demanding to join them on the train
Music / Sound
THEME: Sacrificing yourself for 'the greater good' OR 'for family'
Scene: Father dying to save son (and attempting to save wife)
Timing of events (abrupt)
Father taking the blame when his son accidently speaks italian
THEME: Preserving childhood innocence
Father lying to son about it being a game - throughout the film (Notably: bus scene)
Wording / Tone
Father doing funny walk to lighten mood (start-when first taken, end-when taken to die)
Sound - specific?
THEME: Hope gives a reason to keep going
Keeping son hopeful by telling him they are leading the 'game'
Lighting - contrast
Giving mother hope by talking to her over intercom, this is what gets her to keep going