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IMPORTANT INFORMATION

In addition to the summative assignment that you may be REQUIRED to submit for this module, you have the OPTION to write a formative assignment from the list of questions given below. Please note that formative assignments are for training purposes only and do not count as part of your final degree classification.

We strongly recommend that you submit a formative assignment as it will enable you to hone the skills developed in this module and to prepare for your summative assessment(s).

Please write 1500-2000 words on ONE of the topics below for the end of week 9:

1. To what extent, and in what ways, can any ONE OR MORE films of the French New Wave be seen to articulate a clash of generations?

2. Critically analyse the relationship to film genres in any ONE OR MORE films of the French New Wave.

3. Analyse the contribution made by editing to any ONE OR MORE films of the French New Wave.

4. Critically assess the role of stars in any ONE OR MORE films of the French New Wave.

5. Analyse the use of language in any ONE OR MORE films of the French New Wave.


You may, If you wish, discuss the same text/thinker in a summative assignment as you have discussed in a piece of formative assignment, but you must not reproduce in part or whole any of your formative assignment in your summative assignment.