Atanarjuat / The Fast Runner

 Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (Click the image to watch via Isuma TV)


Self-identity and Sovereignty are two themes of  Atanarjuat /The Fast Runner. How is visual sovereignty attempted and/or achieved in this film? Compare  Atanarjuat/The Fast Runner  to  Apocalypse Now.  Does this second film portray visual sovereignty as well? How so or not.


Choose one event or scene in  Atanarjuat  and decipher the elements of Visual Sovereignty for yourself. What does this scene mean symbolically or metaphorically?

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