Sankofa (Film): Critical Analysis

Introduction This film by Haile Gerima fuses concepts of time and space in order to transport the protagonist, Mona, and the viewers through the terrible torment that was the Maafa, the African Holocaust. Sankofa, an Akan symbol, means that to understand the present and "move forward" one must reclaim the past.


The Verdict

The task of this research paper is to analyze how the literary techniques were used in some particular film. This task is going to show how good we have learned these techniques and whether we can apply them to practice.


The book “Good Strategy/Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why it Matters” by Richard P. Rumelt

The book "Good Strategy/Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why it Matters" by Richard P. Rumelt, Crown Business, 2011 presents a discussion about the strategies chosen by the leaders to direct their organization in government, business, or in public sectors.


The Sixties: The Long March to Freedom Film Reaction

The documentary The Sixties: The Long March to Freedom traces the origins and the evolution of the Civil Rights Movement in the U.S. It discusses the sacrifices, the political bargain, and the success made along the way.


The Personality of Odysseus

The Odyssey by Homer is one of the first known examples of ancient Greek literature. This work contains a significant number of different stories about different heroes that represent the Greek world outlook. One of the most interesting questions concerns the development of Odysseus’s personality throughout the story. One can see that all twists and turns influence the main character in a varying degree.


Stick to Your Guns

Two & Two is a short film directed by the Iranian-born director Babak Anvari. Released in 2011, the movie was nominated for the British Academy Film Awards in the Best Short Film category. Being only 7 minutes long, it, nonetheless, manages to portray the process of society indoctrination, as well as the inevitable appearance of people who challenge the authority and rise against the doctrines.

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