Write About a Movie

Another way to earn Out-of-Class Hours.

https://www.afi.com/100years/movies10.aspx

Go to this list of American Film Institute 100 Greatest American Movies. Choose one movie from this list and watch it. Then write 250 words about the movie. Answer the following:

What was good about…

  • The Director’s Choices
  • The Cinematography (Camera Work)
  • The Editing
  • The Art Direction
  • The Script
  • The Acting

Why do you think this movie is considered “Great”?

If it’s an older movie then please compare it to recent movies of similar genre. What did you see in this Great Movie that you don’t see in current movies? What did you see in this Great Movie that is similar to what you see in current movies?

What is your opinion of this movie? What did you like/dislike?