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Deliverance (Rescue)

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Deliverance: The action of being rescued or set free, saved from something dangerous or unpleasant; prayers for deliverance. Synonyms: redemption, salvation, acquittal. Example:It’s a Wonderful Life (Frank Capra, 1946)James Stewart...

Cruelty and Misfortune

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Cruelty: actions that cause suffering; a desire to cause others to suffer. Misfortune: adverse fortune; bad luck; an unfortunate event. Example:Son of Saul (László Nemes, 2015)A Hungarian Jew (Saul) survives in a Nazi concentration...

Discovery of the Dishonour of a Loved One

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Examples:Music Box (Costa-Gavras, 1989)A daughter learns that her father may have been a Nazi war criminal. The film revolves around her attempts to deal with the resulting situation.Vertigo (Alfred Hitchcock, 1958)A detective is asked...

Self-Sacrifice for Family

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Example: Brief Encounter (David Lean, 1945)A love affair blossoms between a married man and a married woman. They decide to give each other up for the sake of their respective families.Again, as in so many of the 36 situations, we...

Loss of a Loved One

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Examples:The German Sisters (Margarethe von Trotta, 1981)The film is loosely based upon the Baader– Meinhof movement. Two sisters have different views on how to bring about political change. One becomes a terrorist, the other a journalist...

Obstacles to Love

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Example:Brokeback Mountain (Ang Lee, 2005)The love of two cowboys for each other is kept a secret from their families over a number of years.It would seem that love is a very strong and fascinating subject for all audiences. The evidence...

Altered States – Madness

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Madness: a condition which causes serious disorder in a person’s behaviour or thinking. Synonyms: folly, insanity, lunacy, idiocy, foolhardiness, irrationality. Examples: Repulsion (Roman Polanski, 1965)A shy young French...

Murderous Adultery – Crimes of Passion

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Examples: La Femme infidèle (Claude Chabrol, 1969) (remade as Unfaithful (Adrian Lyne, 2002))The husband seeks out his wife’s lover, curious to see what he is like. They meet and it seems friendly, but something the lover says...

Enmity of Kinsmen – Family at War

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

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...Enmity: a state or feeling of active opposition or hostility. It’s a family affair. Examples: Force Majeure (Ruben Östlund, 2014)A husband and wife battle each other over the truth of what happened during...

Revenge Contained Within a Family

Mike Figgis

Mike Figgis is the renowned musician/film-maker whose career began with the People Show in the 1970s. His film credits include Stormy Monday, Internal Affairs, the award-winning Leaving Las Vegas, as well as the innovative digital films Timecode and Hotel. His photographs have been displayed at galleries, and he has created installations for gallery spaces. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Faber & Faber, 2017

Book chapter

...Example:Festen (Thomas Vinterberg, 1998)At the 60th birthday party of Helge, a successful hotelier, his eldest son, Christian, decides to finally expose his father for sexually abusing him and his twin sister (who has committed...