Ambition; The strong desire to achieve or top something. A desire for success, power and wealth. A wish to achieve something. The definition may seem set in stone but ambition itself is a varying concept for everyone. I have chosen to explore the theme of ambition and how it is presents itself differently through different […]

Thursday lunch – 1 hour intro – (set the scene) The film Gattaca is set in a dystopian type world in the future where there is an obsession placed on creating the perfect human race.  (brief overview of the story and the way of life) Through genetic selection, everyday humans become closer to having what […]

1:19:50 1st shot – car – long shot – high angle 2nd shot –  Vincent – mid shot – low angle 3rd shot – mid shot – Eugene – level angle 4th shot –  Vincent calling Eugene  – mid shot – low angle  5th shot – level angle  6th shot -vincent – mid shot – […]

English Speech internal https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/93583589/Unicef-report-New-Zealand-34th-out-of-41-developed-countries-for-child-wellbeing Topic; Teenagers with mental illnesses and school   Argument; There should be more help available to teenagers with mental illnesses   Points Why it’s important Suicide stress and pressure from school / the school system and how its run Difference between generations and how its hard to communicate all yah thoughts […]

How does Shakespeare exemplify Macbeth’s deranged state of mind Shakespeare has conveyed the idea of the degeneration of Macbeth’s mind and his descent into despair skillfully through the use of many language effects including metaphors, personification, emotive language, symbolism and rhythmic changes. The idea of power was presented to him by the witches as they told […]

Act 3 scene 4 Characters: Macbeth, lady Macbeth, rosse, Lenox, lords and attendants Location: a room of state in the palace. A banquet prepared. The murderers attempt to kill fleance but he escapes, banquo isn’t so lucky. Inside the castle the thanes are welcomed by Macbeth. The first murderer informs Macbeth of banquos death but […]

Act 3 scene 3 Characters: 3 murderers and banquo Location: a park leading to the palace 2 murderers wait ready to ambush Banquo and fleance. They are joined by a third murderer sent by Macbeth.

Duncan arrives and admires the stunning location of Macbeth’s castle and is welcomed to the castle by Lady Macbeth.

characters: Macbeth, Banquo Macbeth has a vision of a levitating dagger before him. This symbolises his intentions to murder King Duncan. It also gives room for the audience to interpret whether macbeth was sane or not.

characters: Macbeth, Bangui, the three witches, Angus and rosse. The three witches manipulate Macbeth and Banquo to share information about … The witches make a predication macbeth is told that he will be King and so will banquos children therefore it creates a conflict between the friends