Response #5 – Due 3/11 by midnight
-Does the film The Royal Tenenbaums challenge the traditional narrative film? Use these questions to guide your response:
-Does the film have a traditional narrative structure – Exposition, conflict, raising action, turning point, etc.
-Did the film experiment with the narrative? How?
-Were there any elements in the film that you would define or consider as experimental such as texts and maps on screen, self-reflexive cinema and animation?
Give examples from the film to support your argument
Grading Rubric for Response Papers (10 pts each)
I. Content (6 pts)
– Details from lectures, readings, and the film
– Clarity of ideas
– Original ideas
– No evidence of plagiarism
II. Organization (2 pts)
– Structure that promotes clarity
– Strong topic and concluding sentences
– Logical flow of ideas