Workshop 6: The Final Essay
Film 3440J: Practice of Film Criticism Spring 2016
Write a complete essay on any of the films we have watched this semester. Your essay should be 3-5 pages long 12 point font, double spaced.
Remember that your essay should use 1-2 methodological approaches and should include some outside research.
You must cite any outside sources you use in the essay.
What should the essay include?
1. A strong thesis.
2. A clear methodology used to approach the essay.
3. Outside research (at least 2 sources)
4. Textual evidence (including description of narrative, character, mise-en-scene,
cinematography, and editing).
5. Proper terminology.
Be sure to read both the Course Notes and Writing Spotlight for Module 6, as well as other studentâ€™s comments on your post, and other posts on Discussion Board before you begin this assignment.