Both these experiences can be observed through the lives of the characters in the film, Billy Elliot, directed by Stephen Daldry. These can also be seen mirrored in the novel, The clan of the cave bear, written by Jean M.
Some obstacles the characters face are self-belief, a father’s expectations and being an individual. This essay will discuss these challenges and how a person overcomes them to journey into the world with the use of quotes, film and language techniques.
In the film ‘Billy Elliot’ directed by Stephen Daldry, one important setting in the film is the interior and exterior of Billy’s house and neighbourhood. Also, the behaviour that occurs within this setting introduces us as the audience to an