Hinese Film Crows and Sparrowsdirected by Zheng Junli et al (1949) commentary

Content : identify an argument (not merely a topic) from the required readings ( with DIRECT QUOATAION and page numbers) and discuss it in relation to the film (Crows and SparrowsA?)
Zhang, Yingjin. Chinese National Cinema. Page83-112
Berry, Chris,ed. Chinese Films in Focus II. Page 82-89(Yiman Wang on Crows and Sparrows)
Zhang, Yingjin. Cinema and Urban Culture Page 74-96
(Leo Lee on Shanghai Urban milieu)

Focus: your ability to articulate someone elses argument and state your interpretation of a film in relation to that argument; mere factual information or plot summary wont count as argument

Grading: out of 10 points, 3 for identification of an ARGUMENT and logical transition, 3 points for FILM discussion focused on details, and 4 for WRITING (grammar, expression, coherence, style)

Chinese National Cinema 5810-5826
Chinese films in focus II 5827-5830
Cinema and Urban culture in shanghai 5831-5842