Casablanca Study Guide

Casablanca Study Guide - Study Guide for Class Films 1 Who...

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Study Guide for Class Films 1. Who was the director? Director- Michael Curtiz 2. Who was the screenwriter? The Epstein Twins- Julius Epstein & Phillip Epstein 3. Who was the cinematographer? Cinematographer- Arthur Edeson 4. What year was the film released? Release Date- Premiere November 26, 1942 5.Where and when was the film set? The film is set in French occupied/Vichy controlled Casablanca, Morocco during World War II. 6. What were some examples of effective or innovative cinematography in the film? Scenes with Ilsa Lund were shot close up and intimately in a way that portrays her as sad and nostalgic in most cases. 7. What were some of the major actions or events in the film? Rick receiving the letters of transit from Ugarte obtained through a murder of two German couriers. Rick’s first interaction with Ilsa in the movie. Rick sells his café eluding the audience to believe he is also leaving fro
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Lisbon. Rick’s actions of killing Major Strasser and allowing Ilsa and Laszlo to leave to Lisbon. 8. What was the central theme of the film? Sacrifice is one of the major underlying themes throughout the whole movie. Ilsa had to sacrifice her love for Rick in the beginning.
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