Character ProfileGeneral Information CostumeName: Luja (abbreviated to Lu) We want our character to appear nerdy and geeky, so we thought herGender: Female clothing should represent theAge: 16 years old stereotypical ‘nerd’ by dressing her uplo nerdy glasses, a long vintage inHobbies:Chess, The Sims, Soduku skirt, a white puffed sleeved blouseand Poetry and tying her hair up in high pony tails or a plait. We also think she shouldNationality: Originally Finnish, now wear ‘sensible’ shoe’s.living in AmericaWhy Luja? CharacteristicsWe thought it would be a good Genderidea if our characters name had Although our character may portray innocence as a result of her clothing, we The fact that Luja is female is a verya hidden meaning. Our have created her to be the opposite, important element to our opening. This ischaracter in our opening is going rebellious and mysterious. We felt that this due to the fact that generally, woman areto be strong and valiant, so after would put a good twist on our opening to seen as the vulnerable characters but bytranslating the word ‘strong’ into make the audience believe one thing making her characteristics so masculine, itvarious languages we found (chick flick – thriller) but to then be proved creates a complete juxtaposition and‘Luja’ which is Finnish for strong. wrong. makes for a more interesting opening.