Date: 2012-04-08 11:26 pm (UTC)
sistermagpie: Classic magpie (Default)
From: [personal profile] sistermagpie
Yes! That is exactly it--you said it better than I did. The whole theme is the personal/political aspect. That's how Katniss, who isn't political at all on purpose, manages to accidentally become the focus of the revolution. It just seemed to me that that was a very important thing to make sure to hammer on in the movie, so that we can understand the importance of what she's doing in the same way the audience of the actual Hunger Games would. It's easy to misunderstand it as just the games being cruel and people having had enough of them, but that misses the spark that Katniss lights herself without realizing it. The berry scene, especially, was a huge coup. She beat the games.
From:
Anonymous( )Anonymous This account has disabled anonymous posting.
OpenID( )OpenID You can comment on this post while signed in with an account from many other sites, once you have confirmed your email address. Sign in using OpenID.
User
Account name:
Password:
If you don't have an account you can create one now.
Subject:
HTML doesn't work in the subject.

Message:

 
Notice: This account is set to log the IP addresses of everyone who comments.
Links will be displayed as unclickable URLs to help prevent spam.
.

Profile

sistermagpie: Classic magpie (Default)
sistermagpie

Most Popular Tags

Powered by Dreamwidth Studios

Style Credit

Expand Cut Tags

No cut tags