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ASH ENG 225 Week 3 Assignment Establishing Theme

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Establishing Theme. Select a movie from AFI’s 10 Top 10 lists and explain how three cinematic techniques and/or design elements have helped
establish a major theme in that film.
In 800 to 1200 words:
Describe a major theme of the movie you have selected using evidence from the movie itself as well as course resources and other scholarly
sources to support your position.
Identify at least three techniques (cinematography, lighting, acting style, or direction) and/or design elements (set design, costuming, or hair and
makeup), and explain how these techniques and/or design elements contribute to the establishment of the theme. Reference particular scenes or
sequences in your explanations. State your opinion regarding the mise-en-scène, including:
How do the elements work together?
§ How congruent the design elements are with the theme of the movie?
§ Whether or not other techniques would be as effective (Explain your reasoning).
Note: According to Goodykoontz and Jacobs (2011), “A theme is an idea, subject, or topic of some kind that pervades the plot” (section 2.4, para.
1). As the authors explain, “It is not so much what „happens,‟ but rather what the movie is „about,‟ part of the meaning you are expected to take
away from the work” (section 2.4, para. 1).
Your paper should be organized around a thesis statement that focuses on how the elements of your chosen
feature-length film both establish and maintain one of its major themes.
The paper must be 800 to 1200 words in length and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center. You must use at
least two scholarly sources other than the textbook to support your claims. Cite your sources within the text of your paper and on the reference
page. For information regarding APA, including samples and tutorials, visit the Ashford Writing Center, located within the Learning Resources tab
on the left navigation toolbar, in your online course.
Please note that if you opt to write about the same film in your Final Film Critique, applicable pieces of this assignment can be used to write that
assignment. Please also note that you should reflect on and revise this assignment based on the instructor’s feedback before you incorporate it
into the Final Film Critique.


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