Muilti-level analysis of the film The Social Network

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Description
Several?films?have?been?assigned?for?viewing?and?study.?Although?some?fiction?is?included?in?the?last?unit,?the
focus?is?primarily?on?three?visual?texts?and?the?technological?advances?that?they?reflect?(as?well?as?the
technology?that?enabled?the?creation?of?the?films).?In?this?essay,?you?will?have?the?opportunity?to?delve?into?one
of?the?films?and?conduct?an?examination?of?the?film?s?content?and?the?technology?that?facilitated?the?film?s
creation?and?delivery?to?the?audience.?
Follow?These?Instructions
This?essay?will?provide?an?opportunity?for?you?to?analyze?a?visual?text?on?multiple?levels.
Conduct?a?multi?level?analysis?of?the?The?Social?Network,?addressing?these?three?aspects?of?the?movie:?literary,
dramatic,?and?cinematic.
Review?the?PowerPoint?on?film?to?refresh?yourself?on?the?three?ways?of?analyzing?film.?Make?sure?you?have?a
clear?understanding?of?each?before?proceeding?with?your?research?and?writing.?Do?know?that?you?should?not
attempt?to?address?all?the?questions?posed?in?the?PowerPoint?in?the?three?areas.?Choose?the?ones?that?are
significant?to?the?film?you?have?chosen.
Requirements
Organize?your?essay?into?the?three?components?named?above.?This?will?enable?you?to?clearly?address?each?of?the
factors?and?to?draw?conclusions?about?each.?
Length?of?essay:?Minimum?of?1000?words?(not?including?works?cited).
You?must?use?textual?evidence??analysis?of?scenes,?dialogue??to?support?your?points.?
Sources:?You?may?use?secondary?sources?(articles,?etc.)?to?support?your?ideas.?Try?to?limit?secondary?sources?to
four?(4)?since?you?are?writing?a?fairly?short?essay.?Be?sure?to?cite?within?the?paper?any?source?you?use,?whether
paraphrased,?quoted,?or?summarized.
Follow?MLA?rules?for?your?paper?(formatting?of?the?essay,?works?cited?at?the?end,?etc.).?OWL?at?Purdue?has
helpful?information?on?MLA?formatting,?as?do?a?number?of?other?educational?sites?online.