Movies are a quintessentially American medium, with film having a central importance in both domestic and global markets
Movies are a quintessentially American medium
Movies are a quintessentially American medium, with film having a central importance in both domestic and global markets. The central figuration of Hollywood even centralizes various conceptualizations of localized productions (think about the play-on-words that is Bollywood). Beyond this, we can see that the American film industry is not solely focused on the US (for a short insight in the US film industry and China’s markets/politics: <link is hidden> />
Similar to your TV assignment, I want you to pick an American movie. It can be new or old and any genre. I want you to use the movie to address whether that is representative of American culture or not.
You can argue for or against but I want you to take the readings especially from weeks 1 and 4 alongside your personal experience and understanding of American culture. This paper should be approximately 2 to 3 pages. Remember, I want you to use your experience and thoughts from your life with American culture alongside the readings to integrate these points together