Lost In Translation – Section 2

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                           The movie depicts the lives of Bob Harris, a middle-aged movie star, and Charlotte, a recent college graduate, and their struggle within current relationships as they dwell in the unknown, confusing world of Tokyo, Japan. Written by Sofia Coppola, the film stars […]

Lost In Translation- Section 1

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Sophia Coppola’s “Lost In Translation” is, at first blush, a modern take on a theme that has been hashed out ad nauseam by filmmakers and writers for centuries.  Upon closer examination, though, “Lost In Translation” pursues a markedly different understanding of the concept of othering than similar works by portraying the westerners as the “other”.  […]

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Section 1 Analysis