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Theorists in media
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  • 1.  In 1920 Vladimir Propp was a Russiancritic. His theory was that whatever the surfacedifference between stories and fairytales they all share the same structure He even categorised his picture of 8main character roles.
  • 2.  The villain – usually challenges the hero The hero- he/she is like the saviour, they also seek something The donor – provides the hero with an magical object.Example would be The chronicles of Narnia when Santaclause gives the each of the 4 children a gift such as thesword and the magic potion. The helper – usually helps the hero for example Robin helpsBatman The princess – this is normally the reward for the hero or whothe hero has to save Her father – in some films the princess has a father who wouldreward the person who saves his daughter The dispatcher – this is the person who sends the hero on hisway. He would normally give the hero the task. The false hero – this would be the person trying to steal thehero job
  • 3. Propp theory of the 8 main characterrole plays a part in many films. The wayhis plays in my film is I have a villainwhich is the ghost. I have the hero whois trying to ask the little girl what ishappening and what is the secret. wealso have a princess which is the little girlas she is the girl the older sister is trying tosave.
  • 4.  An anthropologist, he has studied howprimitive society is functioned. He believes that primitive societies andadvanced societies share similarelements.
  • 5.  This theory believes that all films havefights but to come back to ‘normality’. Something happens such as an fight butthe rest of the film is them trying to getback to normality or equilibrium.
  • 6. Equilibrium Disruption (Disequilibrium)Recognition OfDisruptionAttempt To Try FightAnd Fix DisruptionNew Equilibrium is Formed or oldone is reformed

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