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Unformatted text preview: EL NORTE (1984) Anderson CLA : SP AA-09 141 minutes Director & screenplay & original story: Gregory Nava Main characters: Rosita (Zaide Silvia Gutierrez); Enrique (David Villapando) Languages: Spanish, Kiche, English Kiche vocabulary to practice: nan (mother), tat ( father) tinamit ( homeland, village) Part I Arturo Xunxax : Guatemala 1-38 Part II El Coyote : Mexico 39- 1:13 Part III The North: Los Angeles 1:14 2:16 Part I Arturo Xunxax : Guatemala 1-38 In the village of San Pedro, we see the men working at ________________, carrying_____________, how?___________________________Who are they working for? _____________ Rosa walks home : what is she carrying, and how? _______________________________________ What is she wearing?_________________________ Make a note of your impressions of life portrayed here landscape, sounds, clothes, colors, activities, etc ____________________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________________ __________________ Rosas godmother visits her family and talks about what she knows of El norte. What is el norte, and what attractions does she mention? _______________________________________________________ What is the purpose of the meeting that Rosa and Enriques father attends? How does he explain his attitude to his son? 1 ____________________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________________ __________________ What happens at the meeting? What can we infer about the socio-political situation here?...
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