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The shawshank redemption presentation

  1. 1. WELCOME
  2. 2. What do you know about Shawshank? What do you know about Redemption? • Have you ever read any books about Shawshank? • Have you ever read any books about Redemption? • Have you ever seen the movie THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION ?
  3. 3. Presenting the Shawshank Redemption by.…. • Jahan • Nishi • Fahad • Mahbub • Reeshul • Anis • Pritom
  4. 4. The Shawshank Redemption 1994 By Frank Darabont
  5. 5. The Main Topic : • The title and director. • Main characters and their role. • Synopsis of the movie. • Cinematography. • Theme that the film emphasised. • Quotes.
  6. 6. The Title and Director : • Title : Shawshank is a name of a prison and Redemption is to free from distresses… • Director : The director of the film is Frank Darabont is three-time Oscar nominee and also got 13different award for this film...
  7. 7. Introducing : Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins )
  8. 8. • Andy Dufresne is convicted of murdering his wife and her lover… • Sentenced to two consecutive life sentences at Shawshank State Penitentiary.. • Andy quickly be friends with Contraband smuggler Ellis "Red" Redding…
  9. 9. Introducing : Ellis Boyd 'Red‘ Redding (Morgan Freeman)
  10. 10. • Ellis "Red" Redding , an inmate serving a life sentence. • Redding had a reputation for smuggling items into prison such as playing cards, whiskey, marijuana, cigarette and posters… • Red procures a rock hammer for Andy… • Red later gets him a large poster of Rita Hayworth..
  11. 11. We all should have one poster like these (only for boys)
  12. 12. Introducing : Warden Norton (Bob Gunton )
  13. 13. • The Warden of Shawshank who relies on one thing, being a hardnut and God… • Probably the most evilest warden ever lived in America's prison… • He is the Devil recarninated, and God is just a front…
  14. 14. The Beginning… • Wrongly accused of a double homicide he didn'tcommit Andy Duframe is sent to Shawshank Prison for life…. • Despised at first by the other inmates because of his introverted manner, Andy slowly forges an unlikely friendship with Red, a seasoned lifer and his gang… • Soon, Andy also becomes popular with the prison guards, including the vicious Captain Hadley who offers him protection against the jail's rougher convicts in exchange for financial counselling…
  15. 15. Next…. • Andy got a job in prison library and helps the warden do shady financial scams… • The prison warden also takes advantage of Andy's banking knowledge by exchanging privileges for creative book keeping… • One day a newcomer named Tommy (Gil Bellows) tells Andy that in prison he talked to an inmate Ernie…
  16. 16. And Then : • (Joseph Ragno) who said he killed a banker's wife and her boyfriend but that it was framed on Andy… • Andy tells the warden who is sceptical… • The Warden then has Tommy shot… • Andy doesn't want to help the warden with his scam anymore but the warden blackmails him into further help by threatening to destroy the library…
  17. 17. Finally… • One morning, Andy is gone… • The Guards search his cell and eventually find that he dug his way out of the wall with the hammer and hidden the hole with the poster... • This feat took Andy nearly 20 years…
  18. 18. At last after 20 years, THE REDEMPTION :
  19. 19. The Hammer and The Surprising Hole :
  20. 20. Statistic Of The Movie : • The Shawshank Redemption Fans growth : • • • +1,661 by DAY… +12,913 by WEEK… +59,949 by MONTH…
  21. 21. Fans growth :
  22. 22. The Shawshank Redemption Battle Stats : 21% Award wins ( 172 ) Award losses ( 45 ) 79%
  23. 23. Cinematography : • A lot of aerial views were really nice in creating a setting which a viewer will notice immediately… • Guards are not often shot personally and it helps them remain as guards… • The scenes that are inside the prison are very dark as they make the viewer feel like they too are apart in the prison with the characters… • Some shots during the roof scene are spectacular… • The aesthetic and purposeful normality of things really adds to the atmosphere…
  24. 24. Theme that the film emphasised : • Many themes are explored in the film , however some of them are not typical of a stereotypical movie. • Themes explored: Institutiona lised Justice and Injustice Friendshi p Hope Freedom and Imprison ment Humanit y Redemptio n
  25. 25. Theme : Hope Hope is set against its opposite despair. Most of the inmates are afraid of hope because they think it will destroy them. In contrast Andy didn’t give up hope. He believes hope gives people a reason to live, a sense of freedom. He not only maintains hope himself but tries to give others the hope that life can and will get better, even in prison.
  26. 26. Quotes : • “Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free”… • The discussion between Andy and Red reflect this.. Red dismisses Andy’s desire to go to Mexico… “Get busy livin’ or get busy dyin”...
  27. 27. • “Remember Red, hope is a good thing. Maybe the best of things. It never dies. I'm hoping this letter finds you well”. • By journeying to Mexico, Red chooses hope over despair. He hopes to be reunited with Andy and to have a future.
  28. 28. The movie has shown what the will to live and the hope that goes with that will can do.
  29. 29. Thank You
  30. 30. Any questions ?