As well as the morality tale
he tells, there's the technical side of Barnaby's new and intricate artwork to consider.
PARIS: GermanyeIUs award-winning eIuThe White Ribbon,eIN which took the top prize at Cannes last year, will compete with another prize winner, the melancholy Peruvian drama eIuMilk of Sorrow,eIN and three other films from Argentina, France and Israel for the Oscar for best foreign language film.E[sz]Set in pre-World War I Germany, eIuThe White RibboneIN is a stark black-and-white morality tale
examining communal guilt, distrust and punishment among the residents of a small town.
William Cook's novel is a worthy successor to Samuel Butler's classic morality tale
"Erewhon" and is written in the finest moral traditions of the humane America that the World still loves and admires despite the horrors wrought by Emperor Violentus -- the tradition underpinned by the Jeffersonian Declaration "all men are created equal and have an unalienable right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness".
Good Night, and Good Luck (Warner Independent) took us back to the early days of television with a morality tale
about the duties of a free press--not merely to entertain and distract, but also to inform, educate, and question.
For Lui, what is significant is the process and motivation behind the drive to transform the Sigel murder into a morality tale
highlighting the tensions and dangers of urban life, female mobility in the city, the role and efficacy of female missionary work, and the presence of Chinese immigrants.
In this modern morality tale
, Harlem Renaissance--luminary Langston Hughes pokes fun at the excesses of the black church, but never does he mock the black church itself.
Robin's Hood spins the once-upon-a-time Robin Hood legend into a lezzy-in-the-hood morality tale
. Written, directed, produced, and edited by first-time filmmaker Sara Millman, the movie Lakes place in Oakland, Calif., where social worker Robin (Khatee V.
It centres on a young girl called Capable (a strong morality tale
name, if ever there was one), who lives in a three-home village called Frip.
Although ostensibly a morality tale
, Valerie's final redemption serves primarily as a justification for the film's uninhibited sexuality, an astute dramatization of the newfound freedom that Quebecois audiences felt at the time.
While the media framed the day care scandal as a morality tale
about what happens when mothers go to work and entrust their children to others, The Cosby Show suggested that you could, in fact, work at a demanding job, express exasperation with your kids (and even jokingly threaten to murder them on a regular basis), and still have a loving family and be a good mom.
The Enron story doesn't quite fit the mold of a good old-fashioned morality tale
. It's much worse than that.
OK: so it's a movie based on a comic book--a good-verses-evil morality tale
. And it's a big Hollywood picture, an expensive blockbuster that's pulling in record-setting audiences at suburban multiplexes all over North America.