A discussion of his theory by Daniel and Hollie.
A bit about this bloke
He is a Russian critic and literary theorist
He analysed over 100 Russian fairytales in the 1920s
He believed you could classify characters into
Shrek is an example of this
Shrek- The Villain
The villain in Shrek is … Lord Farquaad.
You know he is a villain because he has an evil
laugh and he torments and tortures other
Other villains include Prince Charming and
Shrek- The Helper
The helper in Shrek is …Donkey
You know he is the helper because he offers Shrek
somebody to talk to and keeps him company. He
also has an optimistic view on everything and helps
The donor in Shrek is … Puss in Boot
You know he is the donor as he offers the skill of
fighting, among other things.
Shrek- The Princess
The princess is …Fiona
You know she is the princess because she is being
saved and wears princess like clothing with a tiara.
Shrek- The Dispatcher
The dispatcher is …Lord Farquaad
Lord Farquaad wants a wife and so he sends Shrek
to get Fiona. In return, he will save Shrek’s swamp.
Shrek- The Hero
The hero is …Shrek
You know he is the hero because he saves Fiona.
A particular slide catching your eye?
Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.