September 13, 2019

First Essay Instructions

Write a 5 paragraph essay about ONE of the two films watched in class. Remember that the introductory paragraph should include the topic that you are going to discuss. Mention the title of the film when needed and the names of the characters. Be specific and provide examples from both the text and the film. The essay should be uploaded to mi.sagrado, you have until Thursday, September 19 to upload your document. You don’t have to print out the document. Uploading it to mi.sagrado is enough.

Compare and contrast the novella Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemption to Frank Darabont’s film of the same name. Consider the addition or elimination of characters, symbols, character development, plot events, themes. Do the changes in the film enhance or detract from the film’s message and story.