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ENGLISH 12
Mock Interview Sign-Up
https://goo.gl/forms/alPToZMhv2IH3iux2

Mock Interview Evaluation: How Will You Be Scored?
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ipNSznJ6LVgKHyLujJ25STalQjxUkqQGMchEptZR6sE/edit

Download the resume & interview powerpoint
http://spainparkhigh.al.hch.schoolinsites.com/?PageName=TeacherPage&Page=%27DocumentsCategory%27&CategoryID=189240&iSection=Teachers&CorrespondingID=179918

1984 / 2015
1984 Sales Skyrocket After Snowden Leaks
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/booknews/10115599/Sales-of-Orwells-1984-rocket-in-wake-of-US-Prism-surveillance-scandal.html

Little Brother is Watching
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/17/magazine/17FOB-WWLN-t.html?_r=0

Happy Birthday, George Orwell...
http://www.theverge.com/2013/7/4/4490058/front404-orwells-birthday-cctv-cameras-with-party-hats

Proposed Texas textbooks are innaccurate, biased, and politicized, new report finds"
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2014/09/12/proposed-texas-textbooks-are-inaccurate-biased-and-politicized-new-report-finds/

Snowden says government spying worse than Orwellian
http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/snowden-says-spying-worse-than-orwellian/2013/12/25/e9c806aa-6d90-11e3-a5d0-6f31cd74f760_story.html

We Shouldn't Abuse Orwell's Writing When Discussing the NSA...
http://reason.com/blog/2013/06/25/we-shouldnt-abuse-orwells-writing-when

NYPD Secretly Labels Mosques...
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/28/nypd-surveillance-mosques-terror-spying

TIME Magazine: "Top 10 Doctored Photos"
http://content.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,1924226_1949526,00.html

READING THE MOVIES: FILM AS LITERATURE & ART (FILM STUDIES)
Five Ways You Know You're Watching a Spielberg Movie (TIME Magazine)
http://content.time.com/time/video/player/0,32068,1354185952001_2103557,00.html

Steven Spielberg Film Techniques (LAvideoFilmmaker.com)
http://www.lavideofilmmaker.com/filmmaking/steven-spielberg-film-techniques.html

John Williams: Scoring E.T.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nx7NiJHIlGs

Marketing PSYCHO
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjRzj_Ufiew

"Awesome Storyboards for 15 of Your Favorite Films"
http://flavorwire.com/349534/awesome-storyboards-from-15-of-your-favorite-films

"See The Early Conceptions of Your Favorite Movie Scenes"
http://screencrush.com/movie-storyboards/

Hitchcock's Storyboards
http://filmmakeriq.com/2010/11/hitchcocks-storyboards-from-13-classic-films/

Lumiere Brothers, Baby's Meal
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QP0oz5gEQ34

Lumiere Brothers, Arrival of a Trian at La Ciotat
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjtXXypztyw

Dickson greeting (Edison studio, 1891)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVintjK5lKU

Fred Ott's sneeze (Edison studio, 1894)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f49rvk2Tww4

The Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots (Alfred Clark, 1895)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XgDG_wc19aU

Lumiere Brothers, Workers Leaving the Lumiere Factory
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VDnppCDhI9U

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly trailer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCN5JJY_wiA

What Demoralized the Barber Shop (Edison film, 1901)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q8-pAXpSTFw

The Great Train Robbery (Edwin Porter, 1903)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bc7wWOmEGGY

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: trailer
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JdkSuurdbDA

Battleship Potemkin (Sergei Eisenstein, 1925): Odessa steps scene
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VMWMq4AEyjU&safe=active

Silly Symphony, "The Skeleton Dance" (1929)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h03QBNVwX8Q&safe=active

Mickey Mouse, "Plane Crazy" (1928)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCZPzHg0h80&safe=active

Mickey Mouse, "Steamboat Willie" (1929)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBgghnQF6E4&safe=active

Mickey Mouse, "The Mail Pilot" (1933)
http://http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DyJ_YRSKDc0&safe=active

Mickey Mouse, "Pluto's Judgment Day" (1935)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U5LAgvS9hE4&safe=active

Merrie Melodies, "Lady, Play Your Mandolin!" (1931)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43FEcc3pDLs&safe=active

DIRECTOR ESSAY RESOURCES
https://groups.diigo.com/group/reading-the-movies-director-essay

Betty Boop, "Minnie the Moocher" (1932)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c11mnZUM6bQ&safe=active

Popeye, "Me Musical Nephews" (1942)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4vHJmwjMuU&safe=active

Donald Duck, "Der Fuehrer's Face" (1943)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zapCu50skPY&safe=active

Donald Duck, "The Spirit of '43" (1943)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKKAlwhYOHE&safe=active

Salim Baba (Tim Sternberg, 2007)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92bJd-_mpRU&safe=active

Por Primera Vez / For the First Time (Octavio Cortazar, 1967)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gKf4maMqbVo&safe=active

Cab Calloway, "Hi-De-Ho" (Short, 1934)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TI8qkQNZd_Y

Buster Keaton short: THE BOAT
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vaKY4B0hsIo

The American Film Institute's "Top 50" Directors
http://movies.amctv.com/movie-guide/the-50-greatest-directors-of-all-time/

The American Film Institute's "Top 50" Directors
http://http://www.ew.com/ew/article/0,,292135,00.html

At The Movies, The Women Are Gone" (NPR, 2013)
http://www.npr.org/blogs/monkeysee/2013/06/14/191568762/at-the-movies-the-women-are-gone

"Casting Call: Hollywood Needs More Women"
http://www.npr.org/2013/06/30/197390707/casting-call-hollywood-needs-more-women

Francis Ford Coppola interview
http://99u.com/articles/6973/francis-ford-coppola-on-risk-money-craft-collaboration

"Intimate Interviews" film short: Bela Lugosi
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=35piJvqIFGQ

Bela Lugosi leaves hospital, 1955
http://www.openculture.com/2012/10/bela_lugosi_discusses_his_drug_habit_as_he_leaves_the_hospital_in_1955.html

The Cowboy Code: Gene Autry's Ten Cowboy Commandments
http://www.geneautry.com/geneautry/geneautry_cowboycode.html

Movie trailer cliches
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AGNqI6RYBrQ

Comedian trailer (Hal Douglas)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIILUKJ74r0

"Reaching My Autistic Son Through Disney," by Ron Suskind
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/09/magazine/reaching-my-autistic-son-through-disney.html?_r=0

Drew & Leacock on The "Direct Cinema" idea
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8TsAnUmIzYY

BOYHOOD: Ellar Coltrane interview
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/13/ellar-coltrane-boyhood-linklater_n_5583059.html

BOYHOOD: Matthew McConaughey interviews Richard Linklater
http://www.interviewmagazine.com/film/richard-linklater#_

BOYHOOD: Richard & Lorelei Linklater interview
http://www.cosmopolitan.com/entertainment/movies/q-and-a/a28312/richard-and-lorelei-linklater-boyhood-interview/

SIDEWALK FILM FESTIVAL
http://sidewalkfest.com/

Emmet O'Neal Library: History of Animated Film
http://www.eolib.org/adults-calendar.php

BOYHOOD: Lorelei Linklater interview
http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/20708/1/boyhood-was-painful-to-watch-for-lorelei-linklater

BOYHOOD: Ethan Hawke interviews Ellar Coltrane
http://www.ew.com/article/2014/07/11/ethan-hawke-interviews-his-boyhood-co-star-ellar-coltrane

CREATIVE WRITING
First sentences
http://http://tylermillerwrites.com/long-reads/my-love-affair-with-hookers-great-1st-lines-in-fiction/