This set of DVDs contain movies that focus on the intricacies of human relationships.
Perfect for a Literature class to help students deepen their knowledge of character motivation and how settings influence characterization.
This set contains:
"Blue Valentine" - The film centers on a contemporary married couple, charting their evolution over a span of years by cross-cutting between time periods.
"Elegy" - Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life - which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" - thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.
"Monster's Ball"- After a family tragedy, a racist prison guard reexamines his attitudes while falling in love with the African American wife of the last prisoner he executed.
"Up In The Air" - With a job that has him traveling around the country firing people, Ryan Bingham leads an empty life out of a suitcase, until his company does the unexpected: ground him.
*These DVDs have only been watched ONCE (so they're as good as new!).
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