Assignment Three/Hispanics/Latino or Asians/4-5 pages/40 points
Choose either assignment A or assignment B. You can only complete one of the two assignments.
Assignment 3A - Choose a film that contains a role/roles for Hispanics/Latinos and watch it.
- Identify the name of the film, the director of the film, and the year the film was made.
- Briefly explain the plot of the film.
- What is the function of the Hispanic/Latino character in the film?
- Is the character part of the main plot or just peripheral?
- Analyze the film for themes and messages about the role of Hispanic/Latinos in American society.
- Are there stereotypes in the film? Are there overt messages concerning the role of Hispanics/Latinos?
- Are there hidden messages?
Support your analysis with examples of taken directly from the film (such as an explanation of a scene or dialogue).