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Race and Ethnicity In Cinema: FMA 0843

This website will help you with your research assignments for the General Education course Race & Ethnicity in Cinema.

Starting Points

This website will help you with your research assignments for the General Education course Race & Ethnicity in Cinema

Assignments for this course typically ask you to make an argument about how film represents, manages, or shapes the cultural history of race or ethnicity in American life.  This guide offers resources that may be helpful in getting ideas, shaping your thesis, and structuring and supporting your argument. 

Race and Ethnicity in Cinema

The Business of Fancydancing

dir. Sherman Alexie

Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle

dir. Danny Leiner

Imitation of Life

dir. Douglas Sirk

Do the Right Thing

dir. Spike Lee

Avalon

dir. Barry Levinson

Killer of Sheep

dir. Charles Burnett

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