Repository for the projects of Michael McVey, filmmaker.

The Complete STANLEY KUBRICK Exhibit at LACMA – » Kubrick and “Eyes Wide Shut” – The Color Red


In Kubrick’s first color film, freedom is expressed as an expansive Technicolor sunset. Demonstrating conscious restraint, he used red sparingly in the scenes set in Rome. The opposition between red and green signifies a fluctuation between poles: male/female or private citizen/agent of the state.

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