MOVIE REVIEW FOR POLITICS OF LATIN AMERICA

OPTIONAL EXTRA-CREDIT ASSIGNMENT

 

Directions: Choose any film to review and write a 3-5 page (max.), double-spaced typewritten essay (per film) discussing the political themes of the film.Compare & contrast these themes with what you have learned thus far in class.No more than two reviews will be accepted for credit per semester.Each film review is worth 10 points.

Due Date: Two weeks before the final.

 

 

The Official Story

Panama Deception

Coverup: Behind the Iran-Contra Affair

Cautiva

Motorcycle Diaries

House of the Spirits

The Mission

City of God

The Dancer Upstairs

Fidel: the Untold Story

Maria Full of Grace

Missing

Salvador

Men With Guns

Romero

Under Fire

In the Time of Butterflies

Strawberry and Chocolate

Itís Raining in Santiago

Aquirre: the Wrath of God

Casa de los Babys

Love in the Time of Cholera

Cocalero

Missing (1982)

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Innocent Voices