THE GREAT DICTATOR: A FILM REVIEW AND A NEW TRAILER

Once you have seen The Great Dictator, do the activities below: 1. Listen to the final speech and say whether the following statements are true or false. Correct the false ones so that they become true. Then, answer the questions:

a. b. c. d. e.

….. The baber wants to be an emperor. ….. He claims the way of life can be free and beautiful. ….. Machinery has poisoned men’s souls. ….. Knowledge and cleverness are presented as positive. ….. Dictators will die.

f. What qualities do we need?

g. What does he say to soldiers?

h. Who has the power to make life free and beautiful?

i. What do dictators do?

j. What does he exhort to do?

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2. Complete the film report and show it to your group mates. Then, write your review: Film Report Title Director First paragraph Second paragraph Third parahraph 3. See the trailer of The Great Dictator and, working in groups, invent a brief text for it. Then, act out the new trailer. Enjoy all the trailers and rate them. Main characters Genre Year Country Running time Setting Theme Plot sinopsis

Personal opinion

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