The following six-page study guide film packet is used to accompany the Hayao Miyazaki-directed 2001 animated coming of age film "Spirited Away." It can be used in an English, film studies, or media studies classroom. The first page contains a list of cast and crew and a background and introduction on the film from Wikipedia. The second page is a page that allows viewers to jot and take down their own notes. Pages three and four contain comprehension questions to guide the viewer on the work's allusions, character archetypes, characterization, conflict, dialogue, inferences, irony, motifs, plot, setting, story, style, subtext, symbolism, and themes. The fifth page contains questions that focus on the film's movement. The sixth and final page contains discussion questions on the film's allusions, characterization, motifs, names, symbolism, and themes.
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