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Pocahontas - Disney vs Reality
Transcript of Pocahontas - Disney vs Reality
history more exciting, especially for younger
viewers who are their target audience.
In the 1995 film Pocahontas, we can see many
things out of place.
These things are called anachronisms. What is an anachronism? Noun.
A thing belonging or appropriate to a period other than that in which it exists, esp. a thing that is conspicuously old-fashioned.
An act of attributing a custom, event, or object to a period to which it does not belong. But what actually happened? google definition* Disney tells us... Pocahontas is a young woman who is a princess in her tribe as her father is the chief of the tribe. Powhatan is the tribe that she had been born and raised in which is based on the New England side of America, Jamestown, Virginia.
She is asked to marry a member from the tribe named Kocoum. Pocahontas does not want to marry him.
Pocahontas finds John Smith. John Smith is an English captain on board a ship that has settled in her area of New England.
Pocahontas falls in love with John Smith and they kiss.
Kocoum had approached them kissing each other, Kocoum attacks Smith and kills Thomas one of the men/friend of Smith.
Pocahontas saves John life but he is shot by the governor Ratcliffe and has been sent back to England. Thank you ! You will receive a handout with a
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