Critical Reflection #1
Compare and contrast early ‘trick-films’ from ‘story-driven’ films — two of the most popular styles of early cinema. What are some of their characteristic features? What were the contexts in which they were produced, and later viewed?
Please reference: at least two films we have either watched in class or as assigned viewing and at least two of the assigned readings for Week 2.
Guidelines for Critical Reflection Papers
Each paper should be 1-2 pages (12-point font, double-spaced) and is due Sunday by midnight. To cite materials, you may do so somewhat informally and do not need footnotes. Readers will be assessing your level of engagement with course materials and will be grading your papers based on the following rubric: