Week 2 – Assignment
Genres and Genre Film
After reviewing the discussion of genre in Chapter 4 of Film: From Watching to Seeing, demonstrate your understanding of one selected genre using a feature-length film.
Note: Several films are listed in Chapter 4 as emblematic of a specific genre. (Attached is the list to choose from)
In 800 to 1200 words
Your paper should be organized around a thesis statement that focuses on how your chosen feature-length film both aligns with and expands upon your chosen genre.
The paper must be 800 to 1200 words in length (excluding title and reference pages), and formatted according to APA style. Review the Week Two sample paper, which provides an example of a well-developed analysis as well as insight on composition.
You must use at least two scholarly sources and your textbook to support your claims.
Cite your sources (including the feature-length film) within the text of your paper and on the reference page.