Peter Weir's Gallipoli

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Music and Movies

 

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Ryan A

 

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July 22, 2014

 

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University

 

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The main story revolves around two men, Frank Dunne and Archie Hamilton who are both sprinters, and their friendship leading up to that fateful day on Turkish soil. The character Archie is based on Private Wilfred Harper of the 10th Light Horse during the attack at the Nek. Portrayed in this film are ideas and messages such as sacrifice, comradeship and patriotism (‘war as a game’ is also portrayed in this movie, this can be seen when troops take a swim)...
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Portrayed in this film are ideas and messages such as sacrifice, comradeship and patriotism (‘war as a game’ is also portrayed in this movie, this can be seen when troops take a swim). Acting, Music, and camera work helped me understand these ideas and messages. Music helped me understand the idea of “war as a game” in that the use of Oxygene (by Jean Michel Jarre) was played during many of Archie’s sprinting scenes, including that of his final sprint...
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