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    • Dario Argento's expressionism 

      Pietersz, Indah (Dublin Business School, 2015)
      Whether it’s on the television, in the newspapers, magazines, or on the Internet: violence is everywhere. Its current presence seems imminent every time ISIS releases another execution video on YouTube or when CNN reports ...
    • The films of John Huston and Humphrey Bogart and their impact on American Cinema 

      O'Murchu, Kevin (Dublin Business School, 2016)
      This dissertation will cover John Huston’s early work as a writer and his life before becoming a filmmaker. It will also cover Humphrey Bogart’s early stage career and his move into Hollywood cinema and his evolution ...
    • The imaginarium of Terry Gilliam 

      Crinion, Jake (Dublin Business School, 2015)
      Terry Gilliam’s career started out in animation but he always wanted to make films. He began directing films when he was part of the famous comedy group Monty Python. His first filmmaking experience was when co-directed ...
    • An insight into the works of Noha Baumbach 

      Oliver, Isabel (Dublin Business School, 2016)
      This dissertation focuses on the work of Noah Baumbach over the last 20 years, concentrating on his use of aesthetic and sociological techniques. In order to fully appreciate his work, it is necessary to look back at ...
    • Myth, man and history. The films of Zack Snyder 

      Hickey, Sean (Dublin Business School, 2015)
      The onset of the new Justice League films, beginning with Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice in 2016 gives me great pause due to my opinions of their director, Zack Snyder. He is a director that certainly seems to inspire ...
    • Resident evil : enter the world of survival horror 

      Chisholm, Kristian (Dublin Business School, 2015)
      The idea for this thesis came about due to my interest in video games and how they have progressed in today’s culture. I have always enjoyed playing video games from an early age. I began playing video games in the 1990’s, ...
    • Terence Davies : the architect of memories 

      Witkowska, Natalia (Dublin Business School, 2016)
      In this work, I will introduce Davies’ work and position within British and European context. Analyse his films in regards to his cinematic reconstruction of memories. Look at his utilisation of music in order to evoke ...
    • There and back again : the production of Peter Jackson's Middle Earth 

      McDonnell, Sinead (Dublin Business School, 2016)
      After the quite recent releases of The Hobbit films, much attention has been brought back to The Lord of the Rings series- reigniting many fans love of the franchise and introducing many more new ones. In this dissertation ...
    • To identify that the Hollywood iconic status given to previous decades of film stars and celebrities is now dead and unlikely to rise again 

      Tighe, Michelle (Dublin Business School, 2008)
      Between the years of 1907 and 1908, dramatic changes occurred in the American Motion picture production. New narrative forms of cinema such as dramatic films; comedy etc replaced and almost eclipsed the documentary form ...
    • The world of Robert Altman : Auteur, Innovator and Iconoclast 

      Durack, Sean (Dublin Business School, 2016)
      Filmmaker Ron Mann’s recent documentary Altman (2014), features interviews with various notable filmmakers and actors who worked with Robert Altman over the years. Mann said that people who come to see his documentary “just ...