Middle Ages Essay Assignment: Medieval Romance Film Analysis Sheet

Middle Ages Essay Assignment: Medieval Romance Film Analysis Sheet

Directions: After fully understanding the Medieval Romance, students will brainstorm and then view a modern-day film that contains elements of a Medieval Romance. Then, students will examine the film and write an analysis essay as to why and how the chosen film falls into the category of a Medieval Romance.

Use the following guidelines to successfully complete the essay:

  1. Gain a full understanding of the characteristics of a Medieval Romance
  2. Choose a film that contains most of the characteristics of a Medieval Romance
  3. Locate evidence in the film that align with the characteristics of a Medieval Romance
  4. Analyze how the chosen evidence represents the characteristics of a Medieval Romance

Proofreading Checklist: Look for the following errors when proofreading

  • Spelling errors
  • Comma, Semi-Colon, and Colon errors
  • MLA format errors
  • Fragment and Run-On errors
  • Apostrophe errors

Remember the following requirements while polishing the final essay:

  • MLA format
  • Introduction
  • Paragraph form
  • Proper thesis statement
  • Topic sentences that relate to the thesis statement
  • On topic development and transitions
  • Evidence that supports claims
  • Integrated evidence
  • Correct in-text citations
  • Analysis of evidence that does not summarize
  • Conclusion sentences for each body paragraph
  • Conclusion paragraph that does not summarize
  • Proper Works Cited page

Between 500-750 words