The Power of the Gaze - A Video Essay on Once Upon a Time in the West

In this video essay, Mitchell Gamache analyzes Sergio Leone’s Once Upon a Time in the West, highlighting characteristics of the western genre at play in the film, and demonstrating how Leone emphasizes action and power dynamics through the gaze of his characters.





Videos: 13

Framing Relationships

Spaghetti Westerns

Sergio Leone

Once Upon A Time in The West