Distrusts In The Gamine

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Modern Times shows the distrusts of machinery and the effect on society and man. With industrialization and recovery after the Depression, modern times are changing. Work in the film is a constant revolving theme which displays the struggles of finding work and maintaining it in an economy that is not stable. People are having a strong distrust of the government and authority. Modern Times speaks about the marginalized lives of the people during the time of the film. The Gamine is a product of her society, her father cannot find a job and is shot at a rally protesting authority. She must find a way for herself and her siblings which means stealing to make ends meet. The Tramp struggles to maintain a job because of the fierceness of industrialization
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