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1. Write an essay about Citzen Kane.

2. Answer all the prompts below for that movie.

3. Other essay requirements:

  • 1-2 pages in length
  • 12-pt Times New Roman; double spaced
  • Spelling, capitalization and word usage should be accurate to receive full credit.
  • You MUST include a Works Cited page and cite ALL sources in MLA format. You must use in-text citations. Please ask the Tutoring Center (Links to an external site.) _____________________________________________________________________

CITIZEN KANE

1. Read the synopsis here (Links to an external site.).

2. Read about the musical score here (Links to an external site.).

3. Read about the composer here (Links to an external site.).

4. Watch the Breakfast Scene cliphere (Links to an external site.)Citizen Kane: Breakfast montage

5. Answer the following prompts in an essay.

  • Who was the director of Citizen Kane? Provide a brief bio in your own words and cite your sources.
  • Who was the music composer for Citizen Kane? Provide a brief bio in your own words and cite your sources.
  • Describe the music during each of the following time segments. What is happening in the scene at each point? How does the music support the dialogue?
  1. 0:30-1:17
  2. 1:18-2:00
  3. 2:00-2:39