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This story chronicles the life of young Scout and Jem Finch, and their father Atticus, as they go through the trials of living in a small Alabaman town. When this novel was to be turned into a movie, a director had to face all of the challenges of turning a novel into a film. It is difficult to turn a novel into a film, while making this film very similar to the novel. I believe my director did a good job of making my film as close as possible to the novel. The film and novel have many similarities, and some differences, but are both a saddening story of racial injustice in the s.
To Kill a Mockingbird
The book includes many other themes besides the glaring racial struggles portrayed in the film. While the film chooses to focus primarily on issues related to racism and the controversy of those stereotypes, the book addresses several other issues such as gender roles. In the book, Scout is being ushered into the gender role associated with a southern lady. She is very hesitant to assume this role and conform to what society expects of her as she grows up. Up to this point in her life, Scout has had very few female role models as her mother passed away and she spends most of her time with her brother, Jem. She does have Calpurnia, who looks after the children while their father is at work, but there is a comparative loss of women that Scout can look up to and follow.