Link to film : https://ww.123movies.la/movie/paprika-z1qxx8y/watching.html
References: Make reference to at least three critical/academic sources.
Citations: Use any standard system of citations (in-text, footnotes, etc). If using in-text citations, then be sure to add a Works Cited or Bibliography page.
By this point in the course, you have developed a competence in formal analysis. Now, we increase the scale of your analysis: the analysis of a complete film. In your first paper, you analyzed a shot and a scene. For your second 4-6 page paper, you are asked to evaluate one film in its entirety.
In short, you must select a film seen (in whole or in part) during class lectures or screenings (Monday screenings or online assignments) and write a paper about ONE DIMENSION of that film that you find interesting. There is no question to answer; rather you have to decide what in the film is worth writing about. You create the question and the answer. It helps if you can decide what approach you are taking. Some common approaches are:
A. Formal analysis: An element of film form (for example, lighting, mise-en-scene, or camera movement). For example, the use of wide-screen in Kurosawa’s High and Low or the use of color in Masumura’s Giants and Toys.
B. Representational analysis: A single element which is represented in a distinctive way. For examplee, the question of truth in Rashomon, economic growth in Masumura’s Giants and Toys, or revenge in Miike’s Audition.
C. Auteurist analysis: A pattern, tendency, or element that is important in the context of a filmmaker’s body of work. Remember, for example, the still image in Ozu.
D. Feminist analysis: The representation of gender and sex, with special attention to cinema’s alignment of the camera with conventional, gendered ways of seeing/looking and being seen/being looked at. For example, the portrayal of women in genre films like Tampopo or Audition.
E. National and/or Historical analysis: how national identity or history is portrayed through film
F. Genre analysis: How a film participates, advances, or deviates from its genre or genres.
Since we are still learning and you are not professional film critics (at least, not yet!), there are a few guidelines to follow:
1) Dedicate at least two-to-three paragraphs to a formal analysis about a shot, scene, or scenes that supports the argument of your paper. (basically a condensed version of what you did for Paper One)
2) Be sure to reference three critical or scholarly sources.
3) Your paper should also situate the film next to two other films. In other words, depending on your approach, make some reference to other films that support your argument and that highlight by similarity or contrast the point you are trying to make.
Why Work with Us
Top Quality and Well-Researched Papers
We always make sure that writers follow all your instructions precisely. You can choose your academic level: high school, college/university or professional, and we will assign a writer who has a respective degree.
Professional and Experienced Academic Writers
We have a team of professional writers with experience in academic and business writing. Many are native speakers and able to perform any task for which you need help.
Free Unlimited Revisions
If you think we missed something, send your order for a free revision. You have 10 days to submit the order for review after you have received the final document. You can do this yourself after logging into your personal account or by contacting our support.
Prompt Delivery and 100% Money-Back-Guarantee
All papers are always delivered on time. In case we need more time to master your paper, we may contact you regarding the deadline extension. In case you cannot provide us with more time, a 100% refund is guaranteed.
Original & Confidential
We use several writing tools checks to ensure that all documents you receive are free from plagiarism. Our editors carefully review all quotations in the text. We also promise maximum confidentiality in all of our services.
24/7 Customer Support
Our support agents are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week and committed to providing you with the best customer experience. Get in touch whenever you need any assistance.
Try it now!
How it works?
Follow these simple steps to get your paper done
Place your order
Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.
Proceed with the payment
Choose the payment system that suits you most.
Receive the final file
Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.
No need to work on your paper at night. Sleep tight, we will cover your back. We offer all kinds of writing services.
No matter what kind of academic paper you need and how urgent you need it, you are welcome to choose your academic level and the type of your paper at an affordable price. We take care of all your paper needs and give a 24/7 customer care support system.
Admission Essays & Business Writing Help
An admission essay is an essay or other written statement by a candidate, often a potential student enrolling in a college, university, or graduate school. You can be rest assurred that through our service we will write the best admission essay for you.
Our academic writers and editors make the necessary changes to your paper so that it is polished. We also format your document by correctly quoting the sources and creating reference lists in the formats APA, Harvard, MLA, Chicago / Turabian.
If you think your paper could be improved, you can request a review. In this case, your paper will be checked by the writer or assigned to an editor. You can use this option as many times as you see fit. This is free because we want you to be completely satisfied with the service offered.