Often works with David O. Russell and Bradley Cooper Trivia 60 For her role in Winter's Boneshe learned to skin squirrels, chop wood, and fight. Lawrence was discovered by a photographer while visiting New York with her mother inwhich led to her landing an agent. Is the third youngest Oscar nominee for best actress in a leading role, at age 20 years, days.
Origins[ edit ] The idea for the trilogy was based in part on the myth of Theseus and the Minotaurin which each year seven boys and seven girls from Athens are sent to Crete as tributes to that land to be devoured by the Minotaur, a cycle that continues until Theseus kills the Minotaur.
Collins, who heard the story when she was eight years old, was unsettled by its ruthlessness and cruelty. Collins said, "In her own way, Katniss is a futuristic Theseus. Collins knew some of this background from her father, who grew up in the Great Depression and was forced to hunt to augment a scanty food supply, although Collins saw her father bring home food from the wild during her own childhood as well.
In addition, Collins researched the subject using a large stack of wilderness survival guidebooks. The concept of how the audiences carry nearly as much force as actual characters is based on how, in reality television and in the Roman games, the audience can both "respond with great enthusiasm or play a role in your elimination," as Collins said.
Her father once said: According to Collins, "The two are very different, but both struggle with knowing their hearts". Katniss volunteers to take her place. Many in the crowd press their three fingers against their mouths and hold it out to her.
Katniss describes this as an ancient sign for saying "admiration," "goodbye to someone you love," and "respect. Peeta is picked, and Katniss remembers something he did to help her when they were just eleven.
No one bought them. Katniss was sad and very weak, since she was unable to take any food home for her family. Katniss felt dizzy when she inhaled the smell of baking bread.
Then, she had the idea of looking for something, anything, in the trashcans of the wealthier people in District Peeta saw this, and purposely singed some bread in the bakery.
His mother screamed at him and hit him on the cheek, bruising him. She told him to throw the burned bread to their pig, but he discreetly gave it to Katniss. From this point on, she regained hope and strength to keep her family alive.
The next day, she had the courage to venture out into the woods, where she later teamed up with Gale to hunt for food for their families. After Katniss and Peeta have been selected and said goodbyes to their families, they are whisked away by Haymitch Abernathy the only living District 12 Victor, extreme drunkard, and mentor to all former District 12 tributes and Effie to the high-speed train that awaits them.
During the train ride, Katniss tries to separate from Peeta, knowing she has to kill him in the arena. Katniss is then met by her prep team, Flavius, Octavia, and Venia, and her stylist Cinna, who prepare Katniss for the Opening Ceremonies.
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