This film unit includes:
a film survey,
specific film techniques (including camera angles, views, and shots),
types of sound,
an overview of watching Tom Hanks' Cast Away, including reference to Maslow's Hierarchy of Human Needs,
an article analysis using Maslow's Hierarchy,
a Cast Away film analysis (broken up into 3 segments),
assignments (graphic organizers, newspaper column, and charts), a film study response (with example),
a film project,
and as a unit transition, an analysis of popular youtube videos (with list of current memes and viral videos).
The next unit I cover is a pop-culture unit including an in-depth analysis of popular music, YouTube, and how media is affected by what is happening around the world. Also, my South Park Margaritaville student booklet (with exemplar) is now available!
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