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HANDAYANI, PARAMITA (2008) MAKNA KONFLIK DALAM FILM “CURSE OF THE GOLDEN FLOWER” KARYA ZHANG YI MOU(Sebuah Analisis Semiotik). Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


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Film mediums are more and more progressive with many kind of theme and its unique. "Curse ofThe Golden Flower" film by Zhang Yi Mou is Mandarin’s film that tell us about glorious periode of Tang’s Dynasty on seventh century in China. Castle family that telling on the film are; Emperor Ping, Consort of King Phoenix and three brothers, they are; Prince Jie, Prince Xiang and Prince Yu. "Curse of The Golden Flower" film have complicated family conflict as the theme. Conflict or contradiction is social process were individual or group make effort to reach its goal, with challenge the opponent along with threaths and criminals. Semiotics are branch of science that relates with signs and symbols production as a part code system that are used to communicate information. The goal of this study is to know about the meaning of film conflict in "Curse of The Golden Flower"’s film that use semiotics analysis, Charles Sanders Peirce bring about semiotics analyzing throught three sign typologies that are index, icon, and symbol, then use Roland Barthes’s semiotics analysis including signifier, signified, level of connotation, denotation, and myth. Myth is Barthes’s comcept that describes meaning more implicitly because more give possibility that connection with cultural, morality and ideology. Researcher also use binary opposition theory said by Levi Strauss to plotting two poles in contrary direction on a conflict. In addition to researcher also give Arthur Asa Berger’s media analysis theori to analyze role and character ina film and Vladimir Propp’s subject function theori to analyze figue/actor’s type and characters. Furthermore, conflict are analizing that reconciliation with any comflist theories. The method in this study is interpretative qualitative. This study find the fact with appropriate interpretate, its goal are make description, sketch or ilustration sistematically, factual, and accurate about sign and the meaning in a film. There are 10 scenes and 50 shots are tested. Scene and shot are the representative of some signs that representating meaning of conflict. The result from this study are; conflict meaning on Curse of the Golden Flower’s film are presented throught dialogue between its figures/actors, from acting (gesture) and from physical violence act. The consort of king and emperor ape oppositional merupakan oposisional that faced with two contrary pole, they are man and woman, masculine­feminine. Superordinat­subordinat and strong­weak. The conflit that happen between castle family is family destructive conflict kind, in example conflict that emerge due to hate feeling between one individual to another individual. In addition, there are realistic conflict is conflict that caused by dissatisfied to specific demands that happen in relation or interaction of human.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general
Divisions: Faculty of Social and Political Science > Department of Communication Science (70201)
Depositing User: Anggit Aldila
Date Deposited: 05 May 2012 02:28
Last Modified: 05 May 2012 02:28

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