Merican old film class Rebeccaand The Maltese Falcon”

This essay is one of the final exam questions for American film class. So please don t use any references. This paper should reflect my own analysis of the films. Again, since this paper is for the final, I should write it in-class, so please don t use any outside sources. Thank you.

Q: What significance does the gender of a character have for the meaning of a particular film? How is gender depicted? Discuss the function of gender within Rebeccaand The Maltese Falconin terms of theme of each film. you should try to include consideration of genre expectations, which each film might in some ways, call forth but also in part frustrate.

This is a two page paper.Thank you