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(‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍About 5 pages). The purpose of this assignment is to resear

(‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍About 5 pages). The purpose of this assignment is to research the original production and reception of ANY American movie of your choice. The film should NOT be one shown in class, or extensively discussed in the readings. However, you might choose another film from a period, movement, director, genre, etc. that we have discussed. FILM CHOSEN: SCHINDLER'S LIST 1993. As we have done in class, you should consider aspects of the movie’s: 1) Formal and cinematic style; 2) Industry…

E‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍ach student will participate in a detailed film “treatment”

E‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍ach student will participate in a detailed film “treatment” (film synopsis or summary focusing on plot and narrative structure). The treatment should be based on an original idea that you develop (not a film already made) proposing and imagining a feature film (fiction or documentary) that will constructively address a specific problem of global concern (past or present). The treatment must incorporate an awareness of the global significance (social, political, cultural) and international/intercultural perspectives of the problem and creatively propose…

C‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍hoose one of the films or TV from Unit 1 or Unit 2 (includi

C‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍hoose one of the films or TV from Unit 1 or Unit 2 (including the ones that you chose to watch from the provided lists). Identity an argument that the film is making, and explain how the film builds that argument. Be sure to discuss both the content (plot, characterization, etc.) and form (lighting, camera angles, soundtrack, etc.) of the film in your explanation and to use at lease one of the readings that we've done so ‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍far to help…

I‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍ need 1 sentence Thesis statement in 6 days. Genre Study –

I‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍ need 1 sentence Thesis statement in 6 days. Genre Study – In this course, we have discussed the role of film genres in shaping audience expectations. For this paper, you must compare and contrast one of these films to a modern (post-1980) example of a film in its genre. You must choose one of the following pairings. FILM NOIR: Out of the Past and LA Confidential SATIRE: Dr. Strangelove and The Death of Stalin SOCIAL MESSAGE: Battleship Potemkin and…

R‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍equires having seen the movie, The Big Country. Your interp

R‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍equires having seen the movie, The Big Country. Your interpretive analysis of one of the antinomies will need a clear focus. In order to find one, you may want choose a character (James McKay from The Big Country), a theme (i.e. difference in masculinity between McKay and the rest of the supporting male characters). Please, ground your interpretive analysis in concrete scenes from the film(s) you chose to draw from. You may either want to focus on one of the…

C‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍hoose one of the following topics–realistic film or expres

C‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍hoose one of the following topics--realistic film or expressionistic film. Feel free to expand upon one of the discussion posts of these topics. It is your choice if you want to expand on one of my discussion posts or not. I will attach the discussion posts for realistic film and expressionistic film. please do n‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍ot use or cite websites like spark notes or any other website like it. this paper should be based off of your opinion and observations while…

T‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍hink about a director that you like or about whom you would

T‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍hink about a director that you like or about whom you would like to know more. Watch two or three films by your chosen director and see what similarities--if any--you can detect in this small sample of his or her work. Consider‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍ the following question: Do the expressive techniques implemented by your chosen director support or undermine the basic tenets of auteur theory? I will attach an overview on auteur theory which is what this paper focuses on‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍.

C‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍hoose and watch a single film from the suggested films list

C‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍hoose and watch a single film from the suggested films list: Ingmar Bergman's The Seventh Seal Luis Bunuel's Belle de Jour Luis Bunuel's The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie Jonathan Demme's Something Wild Maya Deren's Meshes of the Afternoon Federico Fellini's 8 1/2 Terry Gilliam's Brazil Tobe Hooper's Poltergeist David Lynch's Mulholland Drive Fritz Lang's Metropolis F.W. Murnau's Nosferatu Ro‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍man Polanski's The Tenant Volker Schlondorff's The Tin Drum Robert Wiene's The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari Consider the following questions as…

I‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍n approximately 2 double-spaced pages, identity and summari

I‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍n approximately 2 double-spaced pages, identity and summarize the film or TV show you watched from the provided list (if you watched a TV show, be sure to specify the specific episodes you chose). Then, identity and explain how the film you chose connects to the ideas and themes explored in the two films required for this week (Night of the Living Dead(1968) and Children of Men(2006)) . Be sure to also make at least one connection to the PowerPoint…

W‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍atch both the unit’s first film, The Man Who Shot Liberty V

W‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍atch both the unit's first film, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance(1962), and its second film, Brokeback Mountain(2005). You must choose one of the options listed below to watch for this unit. If you choose a TV show, you are responsible for watching two episodes. True Grit (1969) (Swank) True Grit (2010) (Swank) Lost in Space (Netflix) Marriage Story (Netflix) Moonlight (Netflix and Kanopy) Elisa & Marcela (Netflix) There Will Be Blood (Netflix) The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (Netflix) In‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍terstellar…