Studying The Wicker Man

BookStudying The Wicker Man

Studying The Wicker Man

Instructor's Edition

Studying Films


March 19th, 2008





Specially written for students of Fflm and media studies, Studying The Wicker Man explores the sophistication and ingenuity of this unique film by considering:The games it plays with notions of genre and narrativeIts representations of setting, gender and the common attitudes and concerns of its dayThe journey it has taken from its treatment by the industry institutions that originally tried to sell it, to its gradual acceptance and reappraisal by modern audiences

Author Information

Andy Murray and Lorraine Rolston are co-authors of A Hard Day's Night in the York Notes series; Lorraine Rolston is also the author of Some Like it Hot from the same series.