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Selma - Film analysis paper

Selma - Film analysis paper
Selma - Film analysis paper
Selma - Film analysis paper
Selma - Film analysis paper
Selma - Film analysis paper
Selma - Film analysis paper
Selma - Film analysis paper
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This is the instructions for writing a paper concerning the 2014 film version of Selma directed by Ava DuVernay. The students break the film and their response down into nine components and then put together an essay that helps them reach a deeper understanding of the film and its message. This is easily modified to fit whatever type of paper you wish to have your students write in analyzing this particular film.

The sections are:

1) Significance of the Title:
2) Director:
3) Setting:
4) Screenplay:
5) Point of View:
6) Characterization:
7) Theme:
8) Critical Response:
9) Personal Response:

Meets the following Common Core standards:


Includes a simple rubric.

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