Name: _____________________

Ms. Gokturk

Journalism

 

Worksheet for Bowling for Columbine PART I

 

 

  1. Michael Moore’s documentary, Bowling for Columbine, is quite biased. What is Moore’s message in his exposé film?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Moore promotes his cause/message using various techniques. How does his point come across loud and clear? Cite examples.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Definition -- Muckrake: to search out and publicly expose real or apparent misconduct of a prominent individual or business. How is this film an example of muckraking?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Moore interviews many people. Keep track of his sources and indicate why this source was necessary to be included.

 

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