The following 6-page document is a study guide movie packet to guide a viewer's analysis of the 1991 film "Raise the Red Lantern" directed by Zhang Yimou. The study guide can be used for study in an English or film studies class. The first page provides a cast and crew list and a background and introduction to the film. The second page provides a notes page for viewers to write their notes. The third, fourth, and fifth pages provide comprehension questions that actively challenge viewers to analyze the work's story and style. The sixth page provides discussion questions on the work's characterization, conflict, symbolism, and themes.
A multiple choice quiz that can be used as a summative assessment on the film is also available as a separate purchase.