The Face They Show: Robin Williams’ Eternal Legacy

Robin Williams, notorious for his inspiring character both on screen and off, bringing wisdom and joy to audiences across the world was only seen in this manner, only projected by the media as eternal sunshine, his depression and suicide on the 11 August 2014,( Hollywood Reporter, 2014) shocked the world as the harsh reality of our mirage exposed our blinded perception of a world beyond the media.

 

REFERENCES

Goalcast. 2016. The Most Inspiring Robin William pseech-Make Your Life Spectacular. [online] Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PuPYIfcSz_Y. (Accessed 11 Oct. 2017).

Youn, S. 2014. The Hollywood Reporter. Robin Williams: Autopsy Confirms Death by Suicide. [online] Available at: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/robin-williams-autopsy-confirms-death-746194. (Accessed 11 Oct. 2017).

 

Author: xjaypattersonx

BA Film student seeking to analyze and interpret the messages of imagery which the media displays.

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