The trees contained in the arena were full of the only water that can be consumed safely, which had to be extracted by a , or by hacking at the bark. If there is still time, you can try to make the cut. He is a middle-aged man who is always very drunk, but, after seeing some spunk in and , he decides that he will sober up enough to mentor them and help them survive the Games. They get houses in the victors village and Gale gets a job in the cole mines. Located in Appalachia, it had a population of around 8,000 people before the district was firebombed by the. Sponsors Main article: A sponsor gift. In essence, the Games are the equivalent of a televised sporting event in which several participants compete to win.
Katniss kills Cato, then it's the end of the gam … es 10. In Catching Fire, the district was given a new Head Peacekeeper named , and when Katniss went out into the woods and came back, the charge was on. The government has created the ultimate reality show, complete with technological challenges and constant monitoring of the movements of the participants. The Hunger Games Cast in order of appearance. That Tribute is safe from the next Hunger Games.
They are filming in North Carolina and Georgia in April 2011. Also, Katniss mentioned that they only have electricity a few hours a day, so they mostly use candles for light. Tokens Main article: Each tribute is allowed one from their district, to represent and remind them of home, however, they must not be able to be used as weapons. Suzanne Collins also wrote the screenplay for the movie adaptations of The Hunger Games. Because of this, an adult who lived to be very old is respected and thought of as wise; in contrast, a full belly and youth are frowned upon and loathed by the people in the Seam. In the epilogue, this is where Katniss and Peeta's children, their and their , play. Moreover, the rich who do become tributes tend to have an additional advantage, because they are often trained to take part in the Games and volunteer to do so.
The merchant class' appearances set them apart from residents of the Seam, as most of them have blonde hair and blue eyes. Typically, residents of the Seam have dark hair, grey eyes, and an olive complexion, which is why and her mother always looked so out of place in the Seam; they both had blonde hair and bright blue eyes, due to 's heritage. Each district has its own specialty that benefits the Capitol, such as coal mining, agriculture, seafood, etc. Katniss volunteers to go into the Hunger Games so her 12-year-old sister Prim doesn't have to. In theory, the lottery by which tributes are chosen, called the reaping, is random and anyone can be picked. With the district's coal mines, they made some trades to the and occasionally to the other. Each citizen is the Games until their conclusion, which may take hours or days.
Working in the mines would potentially give tributes experience with explosives and wielding a pick axe, though due to the age restrictions in the mines, this is not possible. Reconstruction During the second rebellion, the rebels used District 12 as a transportation base to send troops to the Capitol. Also, Katniss got stuck behind a force field for an hour when the attacked. The houses are grand and luxurious compared to the rest of District 12. The Justice Building The of District 12 was used for formal administration such as registration of marriages, a place for to bid goodbye to their loved ones, and the occasional medal of valor for the oldest child in the families of miners who died in mining accidents, like Katniss and Gale's fathers had.
Its not just like the book but the book and the movie are very similar. You could just read the book, but here's an overview anyway. These trained tributes, which Katniss refers to as Career Tributes, are generally bigger, stronger, and better prepared for the tribulations of the Hunger Games than those poor tributes selected by chance. Well, first off, its called Catching Fire and you must read it!!! After winning some medicine for Peeta, Katniss cures him and they stay in a cave they found until only one tribute remains: Cato from District 2. Peeta is finally coming back to his normal self. If u think about it, this is one of the parts where katniss sees she does love peeta, because when she finds out they let the Capitol capture him, she punches haymitch in the face.
Her struggles with her divided affections between two boys are realistically portrayed but not overwrought. Katniss and were taken there before being transported to the Capitol. Tributes are told that if two tributes from the same district are the last two survivo … rs, they automatically win so Katniss sets off to find Peeta and they form an allience. Then Katniss and Peeta, 2 people from the same district, fall in love and will have to think more carefully about their choices. It is assumed she followed the typical Career Alliance strategy, but when her fellow District 4 tribute was decapitated, it left her traumatized and hid for the remainder of the game.
Most children of poor families have to take tesserae to survive, so the children of poor families have more entries in the reaping than children of wealthy families who need no tesserae. They're called the Hunger Games because the capitol, and evil,power-hungry form of government, is 'hungry' for the excitement ofwatching children from their own country kill each other off. . Katniss Everdeen was despaired when she heard this because her status as the only living female victor from District 12 assured her return to the arena. The main character, 16-year-old Katniss Everdeen, volunteers for the Hunger Games to keep her younger sister from being required to participate and her experiences and fight to survive are the heart of the book. Day 3, Katniss shoots an arrow at the force field, then the fields power is dispelled.