Look Both Ways Essay
The ﬁlm “Look Both Ways” directed by Sarah Watt explores many ideas such as fear,
religion/faith, and loneliness. These ideas are portrayed to the viewer using a variety of
visual techniques such as animation, photomontage, transitions, close-ups, adjacent
worlds, music, tracking, still shots, sound effects and cuts.
The idea of fear of various characters is portrayed in the ﬁlm using a variety of techniques.
Watt uses animation when Meryl is walking and imagines someone coming up to her and