Module A : Intertextual Connections: Metropolis and Nineteen Eighty Four

1984 and Metropolis provide equally dystopic projections about our future and their context offers little bearing on their dystopia. Discuss.  Fritz Lang’s 1927 film Metropolis and George Orwell’s 1949 novel Nineteen Eighty-Four (referred to as 1984 from here) both provide dystopic projections about a future where the corruption of power and the oppression of technology threaten humanity. However, 1984’s future ...
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