The following 2-page, 15-question multiple choice quiz critically assesses students' analysis of the story and style in Mark Nickelsburg's dark comedy short "Expiration" (2009) that can be watched online for free here
. This 2-minute short will have your students in stitches over its creative story. The quiz assesses Nickelsburg's use of allusions/homages, camera movement, cinematography, editing, genre conventions, mise en scene, puns, sound, and themes. This is a must watch short and quiz for any English, film studies, or media studies class. Your students will love it and you will, too.