The following nine-page study guide film packet is used to accompany the Marc Forster-directed 2006 comedy drama "Stranger than Fiction." 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, four, five, six, and seven contain comprehension questions to guide the viewer on the work's characterization, cinematography, comic relief, conflict, dialogue, editing, figurative language, foreshadowing, inferences, mise en scene, mood, movement, plot, point of view, props, set design, setting, sound, story, subtext, suspense, and symbolism. The eighth page contains discussion questions on the acting, characterization, conflict, point of view, and themes. The ninth is a genre study page comparing "Stranger than Fiction" to other fantasy films.
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