You will write a 1500-2000-word (not including headings and notes)paperfocused on the discourse arounda film from before 1930. This research assignment will require that you select a film from a period discussed in class(pre-1930).You may write about a film that we watched clips of, but not one we screenedin its entirety. See the list of suggested filmsbelow. You will find reviews, articles, and advertisementsfrom the time of the film’s original release in order to understandthe waysthe film was marketed and receivedat the time. If you would like to write about a film not on the list, please consult with your TA. Your paper should be informed by class readings and lectures, your screening of the film, and your primary research on the film.