Movies

Select three films from below, read about the plot in the textbook or online. Describe the type of cinematographic experience you would have as a viewer.

Assignment Select three films from below, read about the plot in the textbook or online. Describe the type of cinematographic experience you would have as a viewer. Also, why might you be interested in seeing these three selected films? CC A Trip to The Moon 1902 Citizen Kane 1941 & Hidden Figures 2016 Discussion To […]

Discuss the differences between Sweeney Todd as a play vs. as a film. Do you consider a video recording of the play “a film or movie,” or is it just a record of a live performance?

Comparing Sweeney Todd the film vs the movie 1. an introduction (with a main statement) 2. a body (with examples from the clips to support your argument), and 3. a conclusion (where you summarize and prove your point) Utilizing the clips below, discuss the differences between Sweeney Todd as a play vs. as a film. […]

Find and watch a movie that poses ethical concerns. Then explain what are your thoughts/analysis on the movie as it relates to the law?

 Corporate Social Responsibility Movie and Paper 4-6 Page Paper Find and watch a movie that poses ethical concerns. Was the entity ethical or not ethical? Why? Why not? Then write a paper over the selected movie. A. WRITTEN PRESENTATION 4-6 PAGES TYPED; ARIAL OR TIMES ROMAN; 12 POINT; JUSTIFIED MARGINS; DOUBLE SPACED or 1 1/2 […]

Do you think outrageous behavior is necessary for an artist or group to capture the public’s attention? Why or why not?

Writing Assignment PART 1 What do YOU think the top 10 movies of all time should be. List them out 1-10. Next to each movie explain why you think it should be in the top 10. It’s ok to look up what experts say are the top 10 films of all time. Are there any […]

Based off of the following movies: 2001 a space odyssey, star wars (1977), Blade runner, the matrix. What is that role and how does it shape the story?

Second Interpretive Essay Prompts are based off of the following movies: 2001 a space odyssey, star wars (1977), Blade runner, the matrix 1. Women play a particular narrative role in each of the movies above. What is that role and how does it shape the story? Can we make the case that women’s roles have […]

How do the films create a portrait of one or more individuals? What do the films tell us about the relationship between the filmmaker and her subject?

CTCS 400 Paper How do the films create a portrait of one or more individuals? What do the films tell us about the relationship between the filmmaker and her subject? How does the filmmaker encourage us to care about the people portrayed on the screen? Do you detect any potential ethical shortcomings in the films […]

Using your sociological imagination, compare and contrast colonialism and neocolonialism and describe its impact on global stratification.

Sociological Imagination Using your sociological imagination, watch the below video-clips from the movie “Blood Diamond,” directed by Edward Zwick and answer the following question: Q. Using your sociological imagination, compare and contrast colonialism and neocolonialism and describe its impact on global stratification. In your answer use examples from the plot of the film Blood Diamond […]

Describe at least three special effects, camera tricks, stunts or camera angles that caught your attention. Why do you think they were important to the story?

ASSIGNMENT Watch a movie made between 1970 – 1980 that you have not already seen for this class and answer the following questions. Describe at least three special effects, camera tricks, stunts or camera angles that caught your attention. Why do you think they were important to the story? How does sound play a part […]

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