Unformatted text preview: pages should employ one of the six approaches to writing about film explained by Corrrigan (Short Guide to Writing About Film, Ch. 4), and the other two pages should study the film from a different approach. Conclude by writing one page that explains the advantages and disadvantages of each approach used. Possible Approaches: 1. Film History 2. National Cinemas 3. Genres 4. Auteurs 5. Formalism 6. Ideology Your essay must draw from at least three (3) reputable sources (not counting the required course readings). These may include books, essays from academic journals, magazines, newspapers, and reliable web sites. (If in doubt about a particular source, please check with me early on.) You will cite these sources according to the guidelines set forth in the MLA style manual. Be sure to consult the Bedford St. Martin’s Handbook for tips about the various parts of the research process and how to conduct them. Example: MLA Style....
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- Fall '08
- Style guide, MLA Style, art cinema, particular analytical approaches, foreign film productions, American independent films