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The Queen, Directed By Stephen Frears

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Director Stephen Frears chose, when filming this movie, to use traditional 35mm film for the scenes featuring the Royal Family. He chose to use traditional 35mm film to reflect the traditional views of the Royal Family. The syntax analyzed the language provided by the syntax helped understand the Royal Family traditional culture. The Royal Family at the beginning of the film had deep traditional roots and don’t agree with the progressive members of the society at large. After Princess Diana’s death the Royal Family believed that the arraignments should be kept as a private matter of her family. The Royal Family strongly believed that the Princess Diana was no longer part of the Royal Family since her divorce to the son of Queen Elizabeth II. Their traditional culture did not approve of Diana’s actions therefore they clashed views with the modernized government and Tony Blair’s suggestions to attend a public funeral for Diana, speak to the nation about Diana, and fly a Union flag at half-mast. The Queen and the Royal Family when adviced with these suggestions think it is absurd and stick to the traditional culture. But soon realized that Britain has progressively modernalized. When the Queen realizes the changes she states that she beliefs their is a shift of public values and perhaps she should advocate.
Tony Blair, in the film The Queen had just been elected to become prime minister. His views as prime minister is to modernise Britain. Throughout the film director Stephen Frears chooses to film the scenes featuring Tony Blair and the government with modern film because he wanted the syntax to interpret the progressive movement to a modernized society. The syntax provided the movie with its own language, and analyzing the language will help the viewers understand the conflict of clash of cultures between traditional and modern.
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