Deconstructing Funny: Stanley Kubrick

In this 4th episode of our video essay series ‘Deconstructing Funny,’ The Discarded Image takes a look at a filmmaker who isn’t primarily known for his comedy – Stanley Kubrick – specifically exploring how he uses humor as a tool for subversion in films such as Dr. Strangelove, Lolita, The Shining, A Clockwork Orange and Full Metal Jacket. Narrated by actor Stephen Chance.


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