Extra Credit Assignment
- View one of the films on the list below and write a three to six page paper containing the following:
- A plot synopsis complete enough to demonstrate you actually saw the film.
- A discussion of the following elements of mise en scene.
- Acting performances
- Discuss the director’s style.
- Discuss your personal reaction to the film.
- Papers should be three to six pages for a maximum of 25 points.
- T. Anderson Films:
- Hard Eight (1996)
- Magnolia (1999)
- There Will Be Blood (2007)
- Phantom Thread (2017)
Classics and documentary films available on Amazon and Netflix.
Films by and with SNL Alums
- National Lampoon’s: Animal House (1978)
- Trading Places (1983)
- The Razor’s Edge (1984)
- Bowfinger (1999)
- Saint Vincent (2014)
- Intent To Destroy: Death, Denial and Depiction (2017)
- When We Were Kings (1996)
- High School (1968) by Frederick Wiseman
Due Date: December 6