FILM ANALYSIS: “THE FOG OF WAR” Developing an understanding of social structure in general, and the complex inter- relationships between the people that comprise the structure, is a very complex process. Even more difficult is developing an understanding of the relationships that exist between people caught up in the very complex processes of war. The rationalizations and motivations of.
The Fog of War is an important film text for anyone studying the history of the Second World War, the Cold War or the Vietnam War, and while it is helpful to bring some historic knowledge to a viewing, this is not a necessity. Morris’s film does an effective job of explaining the key events it describes and where there are gaps, these notes will aim to provide additional background. While it.