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Movies about the Global Community: Extra Learning/Extra Credit Opportunities Overview: Here’s a chance for you to deepen your understanding of the human condition while also earning extra credit points. All you have to do is watch a movie listed below (or a similar sort of movie that you get approved from me first), then write a page or so (typed, double-spaced) about what you learned. A good one is worth 10 points, for a semester maximum (along with any other extra credit work) of 30 points. Content should be primarily analytical, not merely your emotional reaction or a plot summary. Your discussion can include any of the following approaches (but don’t feel you have to cover them all). Comment on how the movie relates to some issue we’ve discussed in class. Discuss how it surprised you or challenged a belief or stereotype you held. Analyze the movie as an argument: what statement (if any) did the film seem to be making about the human condition and/or about some contemporary issue(s)? How did the film try to move the audience (e.g. make us care about the plight of
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