电影中的跨文化赏析Anna and the King(安娜与国王) 主讲教师：朱丽明
Brief Introduction of Anna and the King • Anna and the King is a story about a widowed British school teacher who traveled to Siam in 1862 to tutor King Mongkut’s children in English. • It was acted by two-time Oscar winner Jodie Foster and Hong Kong star Chow Yun-Fat
Key points • Siam (the ancient name of Thailand) is Buddhistic country • Women’s status in Siam. • Different ways to show politeness between western people and eastern people. • Equality (平等)advocated(崇尚) by western people. From which scenes can you realize that western people advocate equality? • The attitude of King Mongkut toward his family.