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Blinded by the Light

ENA2 - Essay based on a movie

Essay on Blinded by the Light

Choose ONE of the options below and write an essay of 700-1300 characters. In your text, give examples from the film.
Make sure you follow the guidelines for the type of text you’re going to write. In addition, remember the appropriate register.
Invent a title for your text (topics 1-5) or use the given title (topics 6-9). Also, write the number of the topic. Write the number of characters at the end.

1. Write an email from Javed Khan to one of the other characters in Blinded by the Light. Remember to start and end your email with appropriate phrases.

2. Write a diary entry from the teacher’s point of view describing one or more of her working days.

3. Write an argumentative text where you discuss the importance of education. Give specific examples from Blinded by the Light.

4. Write a blog entry where you discuss how prejudice is portrayed in Blinded by the Light. Give specific examples and reasons for your arguments.

5. Write a speech to be given at a film festival introducing Blinded by the Light. Explain what makes this film relevant in today’s world and why it was chosen to be part of this film festival. Remember to start and end your speech with the appropriate phrases.

6. Everyone should follow their dreams
Write an argumentative text giving examples from Blinded by the Light.

7. A good teacher can make a real difference
Write an argumentative text giving examples from Blinded by the Light.

8. Music is a way to change the world
Write an argumentative text giving examples from Blinded by the Light.

9. Culturally diverse country is a rich country
Write an argumentative text giving examples from Blinded by the Light.

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Blinded by the Light

(Blinded by the Light)

Ohjaaja: Gurinder Chadha Käsikirjoitus: Gurinder Chadha

Maa: Iso-Britannia Vuosi: 2019

Kesto: 115min Ikäraja: 12

Levittäjä: SF Studios

Näyttelijät:
Viveik Kalra, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Ganatra, Nell Williams, Aaron Phagura, Hayley Atwell ja Dean-Charles Chapman


Bruce Springsteenin ajattomien kappaleiden musiikkiin ja sanoituksiin perustuva inspiroiva tarina rohkeudesta, rakkaudesta, toivosta, perheestä ja musiikin ainutlaatuisesta henkeä nostattavasta voimasta.

Oppimateriaalit ja elokuvat Sopivan elokuvan valitseminen Elokuvateatterien ja levittäjien yhteystietoja Koulukinonäytännön järjestäminen elokuvateatterissa Ohjeita elokuvan katsomiseen koulussa