All Quiet on the Western Front
The Longest Day
The Hurt Locker
How does the film use the dialogue, mise en scene, sound and music, and actor portrayals to create a cohesive artistic expression. What, if discernible, is the greater or deeper meaning of the film?
Art serves as a mirror to the society in which it exists. Discuss the contextual and cultural relevance of the piece within its societal framework. How does the film speak to or comment on society?
What kind of reaction did you have to this film? Did you engage with it fully or find it lacking in some way? Discuss prescriptively your feelings