The Truman Show panel discusion Essay

Submitted By Xiaoying-Chen
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The Truman Show
Panel Discusion
In this movie, Truman is a man whose life is fake... The place he lives
is in fact a big studio with hidden cameras everywhere, and all his
friends and people around him, are actors who play their roles in
the most popular TV-series in the world: The Truman Show. Truman
thinks that he is an ordinary man with an ordinary life and has no
idea about how he is exploited. But what he didn’t know is he is the
protagonist of this television drama.
Director Christof is a super genius, Christof has created the whole
"Truman," he sent a number of actors to act as Truman's mother,
friends, classmates, colleagues, first love, regained father, a lack of
common language wife... his studio is a huge space, he let Truman
live in this virtual space every day, everything is controlled,
including air, sea, city, thunder and rain, and what happened to
him...
Truman has a lot of desire, just like us, which means he is easily
satisfied. Therefore, he sometimes ecstatic, sometimes distraught,
most of the time is anxious, depressed or overwhelmed. This is the
time when Christof constantly create new stimulus, so there are
ups and downs in the drama, to keep you interested. He would
create some trouble when Truman happy, when Truman frustrated
in its time, he then seize the opportunity to turn it a chance. He let
Truman never met. "dead father, "suddenly appeared, exaggerated
the scenes to earn tears from the audience.
Christof leads people to think of God, and see that the weak,…