Western Civilization

Second Semester Extra Credit Movie Responses

Directions:

     •      Watch one or more of the films listed below.  You are limited to TWO movie responses for extra credit!

  • After you have viewed the film TYPE a response that is 1-2 paragraphs in length in which you do the following:

     1. Summarize the Film

     2. Choose ONE scene in the film and describe it with detail

     3. Describe what you learned about the time period, based on that film

     •      When you have completed your assignment, email it to bcchseurosquad@gmail.com


WWI Films:

     •      My Boy Jack (2007)

     •      The Trench (1999)

     •      War Horse (2011)

     •      World Wars -- History Channel Documentary (Part 1) (2014)


Totalitarian Europe and WWII Films:

     •      Enemy at the Gates (2001)

     •      The Book Theif (2013)

     •      Son of Saul (2015)

     •      Uprising (2001)

     •      Band of Brothers (Pick one episode) (2001)

     •      The Pacific (2010)

     •      World Wars -- History Channel Documentary (Part 2) (2014)

     •      The Imitation Game (2014)

     •      Schindler's List (1993)


Cold War Era:

     •      1984 (1983... just kidding... 1984)

     •      Bridge of Spies (2015)

     •      The Lost World of Communism (choose one of the documentaries from this list)

Second Semester Extra Credit Opportunities