Watch From A Closer Level
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purpose of this article is to show how we can watch Master and Commander
The Far Side Of The World from a closer level.
the movie, Peter Weir shoots Captain Jack Aubrey several times as the
captain looks through the telescope. In a similar manner, this article, too, will look at this great
movie through the closer lenses of a telescope.
filmmaker who begins a project must know the daunting aspects of where to
begin. Thanks to the writers
who save time and money. The
writers at least provide something written down from which to begin. And in this movie, the writing is also done by Peter Weir.
this movie can be watched not only from Weir’s directing talent, but
also from his writing talent.
the more I write about this film from the artistic expression angle, the
more I realize the great craftsmanship of this movie. For instance, the varied artistic levels of the telescope are
something to appreciate. It
is wonderful when a film can give a detail so many angles. Read more about it in the following pages.
--17. Beetle. Another great
insect that is used in the movie to give a visual of the friendship
between the doctor and the blond boy officer. When the doctor is reading a book, sulking because he won’t see
the Galapagos Islands, the boy gives him a beetle. When the boy has just lost his young officer friend, he goes to the
doctor and the doctor gives him the same kind of beetle. These moments show the friendship between the two and how they want
to make the other feel better during those times when they are feeling
down. Thus the insect details
are wonderful because they work not only at this level, but also work at
reinforcing the excitement of being a naturalist during this time in
Also, the beetle is
used as a fitting image throughout the doctor’s segment in the movie
which is in the latter half. For
instance, when the doctor catches a beetle, this begins the end of the
doctor’s segment before Aubrey turns the Surprise into the Syren. Catching the beetle at the same time he sees the Acheron is an
effective juxtaposition. He
realizes that staying alive is more important at this moment in time than
the specimens. That is why the specimens’ cages are opened and left
behind. So, at this point, he
can relate with Aubrey and later on the captain can relate with the doctor
through the stick bug.--
details and possibly more that you discover as you watch this excellent
movie, show once again why movies today continue to be a chosen form of
to Master and Commander The Far Side Of The World, we are once again shown
that even while fashion and mode of transportation may change, a lot has
stayed the same, “good and bad,” and through the art of film, we can
enjoy laughing, crying, and thinking about it.
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