SCREENTAKES: The Mother of All Action Heroines: Rose Sayer

SCREENTAKES analyses Rose Sayer, the protagonist of the 1951 British-American adventure film The African Queen. Tracking Rose’s character development over the course of the film, the video essay ventures to find out what has endeared the original action adventure heroine to several generations of film-goers





Videos: 5


Action Adventure

Romantic Drama

John Huston