Comparative film Analysis
Compare and contrast films from two different cultures through the lenses of genre and social context (e.g., ideology and historical background). Incorporating at least five scholarly resources, including ( Film A Critical Introduction, Pramaggiore & Wallis Allyn & Bacon) analyze the two films in a 10-page, double-spaced paper (not including title page and bibliography) combine thoughtful analysis with ideas and information found in the textbook and other sources. this paper is an analytical paper, not a summary of readings. This paper must meet APA requirements of format and style. cite the sources of all ideas, facts, and information used that are not own,
Films to compare: Throne of Blood – Akira Kurosawa and 8 ½ – Fellini
Interpretation/thesis easily identifiable, plausible, novel, sophisticated, insightful. Content in paper clearly supports the interpretation/thesis statements.
Fully includes all requirements of film analysis. Establishes and maintains clear focus.
Thorough Evaluation based on sound research. Clearly demonstrates careful and insightful understanding of major ideas and assumptions. Opinions are stated as opinions. Proper grammar, spelling, syntax, punctuation, and style. Clear and concise point of view and logical sequence of information. Crystal clear & direct connections to all information.