Quiz 3 - 1 Compare and contrast the French New Wave movement and Classic Hollywood cinema 2 Describe the invention that made sound universal in

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COMM 250, sec. 001 Penn State Greater Allegheny Dr. Clifford Manlove, Course Instructor Quiz 3 ; Spring, 2008 Directions: You have 30 minutes to handwrite answers to each of the questions below. It will be necessary to use the back of this page, or your own notebook paper, to write complete answers. Each question is worth 10 points, for a total of 50 points (see syllabus for full policies). Answer each question as concisely and thoroughly as possible in no more than 4-6 complete sentences . Use at least 1-2 specific examples from the text in question in each answer. NOTE: You would be well advised to not use the same material for more than one answer.
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Unformatted text preview: 1. Compare and contrast the French New Wave movement and Classic Hollywood cinema. 2. Describe the invention that made sound universal in film; how did the introduction of sound change filmmaking? 3. Describe two ways in which King Kong makes innovative use of sound. 4. Though director Merian C. Cooper did not intend for this meaning, when it was released, many viewers reported feeling sympathy for King Kong . Describe FOUR aesthetic/formal elements that could account for this. 5. How does King Kong end; what is the significance of this in terms of larger themes of the film concerning “beauty and the beast” and filmmaking?...
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This note was uploaded on 05/31/2008 for the course COMM 250 taught by Professor Manloveclifford during the Spring '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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