Fences-Film Viewing Guide

Fences-Film Viewing Guide
Fences-Film Viewing Guide
Fences-Film Viewing Guide
Fences-Film Viewing Guide
Fences-Film Viewing Guide
Fences-Film Viewing Guide
Product Rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

354 KB|16 pages
Share
Product Description
(Adapted from Wikipedia) Fences is a 2016 American period drama film directed by and starring Denzel Washington and written by August Wilson, based on his Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name (Wilson died in 2005, but completed a screenplay before his death). In addition to Washington, the film also stars Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson and Saniyya Sidney.

Principal photography on the film began on April 25, 2016, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the Hill District, and wrapped in mid-June 2016. Fences was released in the United States on December 16, 2016, by Paramount Pictures, received positive reviews and grossed $64 million. The film was chosen by the American Film Institute as one of the top ten films of 2016, and was nominated for numerous awards, including four Oscar nominations at the 89th Academy Awards: Best Picture, Best Actor (Washington), Best Supporting Actress (Davis) and Best Adapted Screenplay, with Davis winning for her performance. It also received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor for Washington and a Best Supporting Actress win for Davis.

This study guide has 50 fill in the blank as you watch questions developed from viewing the movie and reading the screenplay. Answer key is included.

Tags: Fences, African American Literature, American Literature, August Wilson, drama, viewing guides
Total Pages
16 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
3 days
Report this Resource
Loading...
$4.00
Digital Download
More products from Barraug Books and Curriculum
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$4.00
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up