Objective: to understand how film noir has influenced other genres over time.
Task: watch two films- a noir film of your choice from the past and a modern film that is considered noir or has noir influence.
Give a presentation, PowerPoint, video essay, anything you’d like to do that covers the following:
Brief synopsis of each film
What makes the modern film noir
What elements of noir are important in the older noir film
Compare/contrast the two films
Summarize the importance of these films and how they influence society- now & today
Criteria for a good grade will include the following:
Does your presentation provide informative, new information?
Does your presentation help create a better understanding for what we have discussed in the class
Do you present information in a clear concise manner.