Sunday, July 15, 2018

Antiheroes & Antiheroines - Supplement

While we try to cover as much as we can in our episodes, there's always more to see, hear, and read about a movie that can enhance your viewing experience. If you enjoyed our episode on Antiheroes & Antiheroines, here's a few extra bits you might find interesting...

For another look at the nature of antiheroes and their roots in literature and mythology, check out this video from Troped:

Corinne mentioned the first narrative film, The Great Train Robbery, and its antiheroic lead characters. You can watch this historic short film from 1903 below:

In this discussion from the Austin Film Festival, director Paul Feig and screenwriters Jenny Lumet and Aline Brosh McKenna discuss the process of writing flawed protagonists and antiheroes:

The Lights Film School presents online film schools courses on a variety of subjects. Here's an interesting article from Michael Koehler suggesting a codified way to construct antiheroic characters:

Thanks for listening!

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