This module’s lectures focused on the impact film can have on society. Filmmakers often seek to influence ideals and beliefs. Film has the potential to affect audiences in both positive and negative ways.
For your assignment, select one of the following films screened in this course (Moonlight or A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night), and discuss how it sought to affect change and deliver a specific message to an audience. Consider the target audience as well as the film’s themes. Provide a thoughtful discussion of two to three paragraphs.
Discuss the film’s success or failure in delivering that message.