Psychological Analysis of Erika Kohut in the Movie, "The Piano Teacher" The 2001 movie The Piano Teacher caused considerable controversy for its themes and depictions of sadomasochism. But while critics have been vocal in expressing their objections to the content of this movie, it is actually a brilliant work that provides a deeply penetrating look into the mind of a sadomasochist. Accordingly, the following report provides a detailed psychological analysis of the main character, Erika Kohut. Study Preview The current study is organized in four sections. Section I provides a plot summary and character description of Erika Kohut. Section II presents a psychoanalytical/Freudian assessment of Erika. Section III provides an analysis of Erika...The end:
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