I’m trying to learn for my Film class and I’m stuck. Can you help?
Choose EITHER Citizen Kane OR Shadow of a Doubt. Compare the film with any ONE of the films listed below, emphasizing the differences, or evolution, of classical Hollywood as it enters the darker, more modernist period of World War II.
Queen Christina / Invisible Man / The Public Enemy / His Girl Friday
Discuss your contrast in terms of specific scenes, but also, more importantly, in terms of each film’s stylistic innovations, tone, and narrative approach. You should also address historical context: time period, genre, studio, director, stars—as many of these as you can include.
Aim for approx 1000 words…v