Guyunn�s Questions

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Guyunn’s Questions: 1. Is there a special character to the narrative statement in history? Narrator is biased 2. Can History be distinguished from fiction from the position of the reader? Reader adopts specific position to one diff from other 3. Can historical narrative be distinguished from other narrative forms on the basis of the material is uses? Documents 4. Can we distinguish history from fiction on the basis of the role of the imagination? Can we see a difference between history and autobiography in film? Voiceover films, narractor as autobiographer Braveheart 1995 Dir: Mel Gibson Writer: Randall Wallace Awards: 5 oscars: best director, best picture Actor: Mel Gibson Michael Collin 1996 Dir: Neil Jordan Writ: Neil Jordan Big Names: Liam Neeson- Michael Collins Stephen Rea- Alan Rickman (snape in harry potter) Eamon de Valera Julia Roberts- Kitty Kiernna Aidan Quinn- Harry Boland (Irish nationalist with Collins/De Valera) Awards: Nominated for 2 oscars Protestant/loyalist: British
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course FILM TDGE11 taught by Professor Rouse during the Spring '08 term at UCSD.

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