Define ideology Ideology Compare and contrast Analyse ideology ideologies in superhero across filmssuperhero films
What is Ideology?• Ideology is a system of values, beliefs or ideas that is common to a specific group of people• What do you think ideologies would include? – Dominant ideologies – Individual ideologies
Analysing Ideology • Look at the clip from Iron Man • How does Tony Stark’s attitude change throughout the film? • What ideologies do you think this film is dealing with?
Analysing Ideology• In groups, consider what ideologies are being dealt with in the following films:• Superman• Captain America• The Dark Knight• Iron Man
Comparing IdeologiesThe Dark Knight Iron Man• American leadership and • American leadership and supremacy supremacy• Threat of Terrorism • Threat of Terrorism• Liberty/Freedom • Liberty/Freedom• Morals – cult of the • Morals – cult of the individual individual
Summary• Write an individual response to the following: – What does the term ideology mean? – Give two examples of ideologies evident in the film ‘Iron Man’ – What is the Marvel counterpoint to Superman? – Give one example of a common ideology being dealt with across all superhero films