"Looking For Alibrandi" Essays and Research Papers

  • Looking For Alibrandi

    Looking for Alibrandi is a film that conveys the meaning of identity through the use of a variety of film techniques illustrated...

    Family, Looking for Alibrandi, Meaning of life 1693  Words | 4  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    The novel "Looking for Alibrandi" by Melina Marchetta explores the life of a seventeen year old Australian/Italian teenager named...

    Family, Looking for Alibrandi, Melina Marchetta 870  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Review

    strong girl struggling to come to terms with a newly discovered father, an overpowering grandmother and the death of a close friend. ‘Looking...

    Family, Father, Grandparent 827  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking For Alibrandi and Erik Erikson Essay

    be recognised in the film Looking For Alibrandi. Looking For Alibrandi follows Joesphine...

    Developmental psychology, Erik Erikson, Erikson's stages of psychosocial development 1031  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi (Belonging)

    Emma Sherratt Looking for Alibrandi – Essay Adaptation is something that happens and it can’t be stopped. It can either...

    Adaptation, American films, Emancipation 970  Words | 3  Pages

  • Year 11 Changing Perspectives Essay ('Looking for Alibrandi' and 'Breath' by Tim Winton)

    Personal Growth Practise Essay “The process of changing perspectives inevitably contributes to personal growth.” Analyse how this idea has been represented...

    Death, Life, Looking for Alibrandi 1225  Words | 4  Pages

  • ‘Inner Journeys Always Involve Unexpected Problems’. to What Extent Does Looking for Alibrandi Support This Idea?

    Unexpected problems are clearly seen intertwined throughout Josie Alibrandi’s inner journey to find identity and emancipation in the novel...

    Blu Mar Ten, Family, Looking for Alibrandi 1346  Words | 4  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Melina Marchetta’s novel, Looking for Alibrandi, was produced into a movie directed by Kate Woods (2000). It is a reproduction of...

    Anthony LaPaglia, Culture, Film 610  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    The Australian film, Looking For Alibrandi was set in the 1990’s in Sydney NSW. The film was based on the novel written by Melina...

    Film, Ketchup, Looking for Alibrandi 438  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Looking for Alibrandi is a novel written by Melinda Martchetta which captivates its audiance within the first few minutes of...

    Face, Family, Father 441  Words | 2  Pages

  • Death of a Sales Man

    Marchetta's famous australian film Looking For Alibrandi. You might be wondering what cultural values and issues are, can anyone...

    American Dream, Culture, Figure 8 1463  Words | 4  Pages

  • Inner journeys

    The texts ‘looking for Alibrandi’ and my chosen text ‘Million dollar Baby’ highlight the inner form of journey. Inner journeys...

    Audience, Clint Eastwood, Grammatical person 1004  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Themes

    Looking for Alibrandi is the story about Josephine Alibrandi’s last year at her exclusive girl’s school. This is the year she...

    Art, Culture, Deals 673  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Essay

    An important relationship in the book Looking for Alibrandi by Melina marchette is Josie Alibrandi and Jacob Coote...

    Life, Looking for Alibrandi, Melina Marchetta 408  Words | 2  Pages

  • Related Text For Belonging

     Proposal for a Related Text Looking for Alibrandi is a good example of expanding on the theme of belonging. Jose is a...

    Culture, Debut albums, Family 637  Words | 2  Pages

  • Australian Stereotypes

    stereotypes are still present in some contemporary Australian literature. I have chosen four contemporary Australian texts that both challenge and reinforce...

    Australia, Culture of Australia, Genre 447  Words | 2  Pages

  • Journeys

    learning about yourself and others. Do you agree? I agree that journeys are how you learn who you are. As inner journeys are what help form the person you...

    Existentialism, Human, Life 959  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Essay 1 – ‘Looking for Alibrandi’ ‘How are the differences between Australian and Italo-Australian culture displayed by...

    Australia, Cultural diversity, Culture 1790  Words | 5  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    in Looking for Alibrandi. English Essay- Discuss the most important changes that occur in Looking for...

    Change, Experience, Family 969  Words | 3  Pages

  • looking for alibrandi

    “I’ve figured out that it doesn’t matter whether I’m Josephine Andretti who was never an Alibrandi, who should have been a Sandford and who may...

    Anna Karenina, English-language films, Novel 954  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    The period of Adolescence is a very important in forming one’s characters and has a great influence which may lead to take risks as one experiences something...

    High school, Melina Marchetta, Personality psychology 1103  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    During life there are many events that we face which help us change our perspectives and gain wisdom. The Bildungsroman feature film Looking...

    Family, Father, Gain 1181  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking For Alibrandi

    Looking For Alibrandi’ by Melina Marchetta leads the reader towards the theme of lost identity and the pursuit to find it. The...

    Acceptance, Feeling, Love 1157  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Looking for Alibrandi” by Melina Marchetta provides useful and valuable insights into cultural misunderstandings between...

    Australia, Culture, Discrimination 861  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Looking For Alibrandi How has your understanding of narrative conventions helped you to explore the relevant themes in...

    Family, High school, Melina Marchetta 1264  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    beliefs and opinions is expected and the pressures of expectations are abundant would not be easy. This is especially obvious if the ‘victim' is emotionally...

    Emma, Emotion, First-person narrative 1170  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    TOPIC: Josie Alibrandi goes "looking" for herself she discovers she needs to create herself. In the novel...

    2008 singles, Family, Life 1067  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Good Morning Good Afternoon Miss McCarthy and class. I will be discussing the novel Looking for Alibrandi by Melina Marchetta....

    Family, Melina Marchetta, Mother 1883  Words | 5  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    In the novel, Looking for Alibrandi, Josie must learn to deal with a whole range of issues. These include her cultural identity,...

    Family, Mother, Novel 1233  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking For Alibrandi

    One Day Came Josephine Alibrandi (Josie) starts her last year of school at St Martha’s wanting to separate herself from the Italian culture...

    Hatred, Life, Love 1236  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking For Alibrandi

    At the start of "Looking for Alibrandi", by Melina Marchetta we are introduced to a seventeen year old girl by the name of...

    Andretti Autosport, Charlie Kimball, Dan Wheldon 1606  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for alibrandi

    Josephine Alibrandi is a 17 year old catholic girl who has far more to contend to than her study in her final year at school. This year her...

    Coming out, Ethnic group, Family 1205  Words | 4  Pages

  • looking for alibrandi

    Looking for Alibrandi 1. Which part of them film was the most enjoyable? The part that I found most enjoyable in the film...

    Family, Set construction 1377  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Josephine Alibrandi, a Catholic girl, narrates the novel in her final year of High school. She attends St Martha's, a wealthy catholic school...

    Catholic school, Family, Father 1483  Words | 4  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Looking for Alibrandi is a novel which mostly deals with the concept of emotional change. Through a number of characters, the...

    Change, Family, Melina Marchetta 1031  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi + Crucible Belonging

    Individual Text Record Sheet for AOS: Belonging Title: Looking for Alibrandi Composer: Melina Marchetta Form and text type:...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, Irony 829  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Male Figures

    In the novel Looking for Alibrandi by Melina Marchetta, there are many representations of how fathers are portrayed in this...

    Family, Father, Fatherhood 841  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Essay

    Looking for Alibrandi Essay A good book leaves us thinking with things to say, and Looking for...

    Death, Emotion, Family 1590  Words | 4  Pages

  • Types of Changing in "Looking for Alibrandi"

    change in perspective, emotional change, physically change and world change. In Looking for Alibrandi, the author, Melina...

    Exclamation mark, Melina Marchetta, Metaphor 1102  Words | 3  Pages

  • Essay for Looking For Alibrandi

    In the film ‘Looking For Alibrandi’, Josie must learn to deal with a whole range of issue. How and why does Josie change?...

    Change, Family, Father 975  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Essay

    run to be emancipated.” Discuss. Looking into the distance, an athlete runner can see the finishing line. However what stands before them...

    Culture, Life, Melina Marchetta 1709  Words | 4  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi and Being Sixteen Essay

    Looking for Alibrandi & Being Sixteen Essay The theme of change is explored throughout the novel Looking for...

    2001 albums, Change, Fiction 1012  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi - Inside Story

    that we have much more in common. But I’m still trying to figure out if that’s a good thing or not. All I know is that whether I want to be the hero or the...

    2005 singles, 2008 singles 1033  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi and the Memory Keepers Daughter

    development of a persons identity. The texts ‘’Looking for Alibrandi’’ by Melina Marchette and ‘’The Memory Keepers Daughter’’...

    First person, First-person narrative, Grammatical person 1085  Words | 3  Pages

  • quotes of the book looking for alibrandi

    and you laugh instead of crying.” 61 “And when you'd finished running you'd be thousands of miles away from people who love you and your problem would...

    2004 singles, 2005 singles, 2006 singles 888  Words | 4  Pages

  • Feature Article - Looking for Alibrandi

    She was the vice school captain of St Martha's, has the support of friends such as Sera, Anna and Lee and her close relatives, her mother and grandmother,...

    Competition, Family, Love 805  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Chapter summaries

    Looking for Alibrandi by Melina Marchetta Chapter Summaries Chapter 1 Josephine Alibrandi is beginning a new...

    Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy in the United States, Chapter 12, Title 11, United States Code 2042  Words | 6  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Year 10 English

    Looking for Alibrandi: “When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves” Victor...

    2007 singles, Attitude change, Change 1710  Words | 4  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi Short Story

    of feeling emotions anymore? It was as if John was a ghost. Doing what he had to do to get through the day. Doing what he could to make his father proud....

    Comfortably Numb, Emotion, Hand 829  Words | 3  Pages

  • Acting for Film - Looking for Alibrandi, the Rabbit Proof Fence

    various acting techniques are ‘Looking for Alibrandi’ and ‘The Rabbit Proof Fence’. ‘Looking for...

    Actor, Actors Studio, Emotion 1184  Words | 4  Pages

  • Change of perspective: Tuesdays with Morrie and Looking for Alibrandi

    understanding of those around them. This experience is unveiled in the texts Looking for Alibrandi directed by Kate Woods and...

    Film editing, Film techniques, Happiness 900  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Australia does your novel Explore? Looking for alibrandi is a novel by Melina marchetta that displays ones inner struggle...

    Australia, Culture, Culture of Australia 384  Words | 2  Pages

  • 'Looking for Alibrandi' essay. Theme: Family

    influenced Josephine and what impact does it have?Family is one of our main influences in our lives, although we are not always aware of it. It shapes the...

    2007 albums, 2009 albums, Accept 1128  Words | 3  Pages

  • "Looking For Alibrandi": Changes in the Character of Josephine

    In the novel "Looking for Alibrandi" by Melina Marchetta, the main character Josie undergoes numerous changes by the end of the...

    Character, Girl, Melina Marchetta 1002  Words | 3  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Good after noon fellow students and teachers I am here to talk to you about my choice of two texts that I have chosen that are related to adaptation. The two...

    Close-up, Dollar Baby, English-language films 535  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Looking for Alibrandi Looking for Alibrandi is about a seventeen year old girl named Josephine...

    Australia, English-language films, Family 421  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    novel 'Looking for Alibrandi' explores the senior years of Josephine “Josie” Alibrandi with her struggle in forming...

    Character, Fiction, First-person narrative 611  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    Looking for Alibrandi’, by Melina Marchetta is a drama based on a true story. The story is focused on Josephine...

    2002 albums, Australia, Culture 769  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    world-wide hit in the late 1990s, Author Melina Marchetta wrote a manuscript about a teenage girl searching for herself and the way she is to live. Her name...

    Australia, Character, Fiction 528  Words | 2  Pages

  • Looking for Alibrandi

    “The novel explores the impact families have on individuals” LOOKING FOR ALIBRANDI The novel ‘Looking for...

    Family, Father, Feeling 619  Words | 2  Pages

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