The Favourite: Film Guide

The Favourite
The Favourite




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A film guide that looks at The Favourite (2018), in which two women seeking power vie for the attention and affection of Queen Anne in early 18th century England.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Film Studies, History and Psychology in addition to highlighting themes surrounding friendships, politics, directors, mental health, gender representation, historical figures, and historical periods.

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  • Film Studies
  • History
  • Psychology

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