Delusion Side of Arthur Fleck as the Main Character in Joker Movie by Todd Philips’
HS Betty Susanti, Tahrun, Mulyadi
HS Betty Susanti
Available Online 19 July 2021.
- 10.2991/assehr.k.210716.177How to use a DOI?
- Joker, Psychoanalytical, Delusion and Treatment, Dynamic Character
As A movie Character Arthur Fleck, also known as Joker, is represented as a boy with a neglectful mother and a father figure’s absence. He has characteristics as a cruel killer suffering from mental illness, with a clown-like look, spreading fear and terror in Gotham city. Using descriptive analysis, psychoanalytical, and delusion Munro theory focusing on Fleck as the main character in this movie, this paper tries to see what kind of delusion and treatment is found in the movie. Based on the analysis, it is revealed that Fleck has a dynamic character. While he is depicted as a heartless killer, his delusion side is specifically revealed in certain elements.
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TY - CONF AU - HS Betty Susanti AU - Tahrun AU - Mulyadi PY - 2021 DA - 2021/07/19 TI - Delusion Side of Arthur Fleck as the Main Character in Joker Movie by Todd Philips’ BT - Proceedings of the International Conference on Education Universitas PGRI Palembang (INCoEPP 2021) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 902 EP - 904 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.210716.177 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.210716.177 ID - BettySusanti2021 ER -