Film Evaluation – Indiana Jones/Raiders of the Lost Ark Name: Institution: Film Evaluation – Indiana Jones/Raiders of the Lost Ark The film under scrutiny is entitled Indiana Jones/Raiders of the Lost Ark released on 12th June 1981. Steven Spielberg directed the film whereas George Lucas and Lawrence Kasdan are the film’s writers. The protagonist in the film is Dr. Indiana Jones (featuring as Harrison Ford in the film) whereas the Nazis and Rene Belloq are the antagonists CITATION Wig17 \l 1033 (Wiggins 2017). The film depicts how Jones an archeologist journeyed in South American jungles in pursuit of finding the Ark of the Covenant has never been found in reality so the one in the film is science engineered CITATION Hof17 \l 1033 (Hoffman 2017). References BIBLIOGRAPHY Berlin J. (2015 05 14). news.nationalgeographic.com. Retrieved 11 21 2017 from The news.nationalgeographic.com website: https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2015/05/150514-indiana-jones-archaeology-exhibit-national-geographic-museum/ Hoffman R. A. (2017). www.nationalgeographic.com. Retrieved 11 21 2017 from The www.nationalgeographic.com website: https://www.nationalgeographic.com/archaeology-and-history/archaeology/ark-covenant/ SAA S. f. (2017). www.saa.org. Retrieved 11 21 2017 from The www.saa.org website: http://www.saa.org/publicftp/public/resources/ethics.html Vance E. (2014 09 19). gizmodo.com. Retrieved 11 21 2017 from The gizmodo.com website: https://io9.gizmodo.com/why-archeologists-hate-indiana-jones-1636800753 Wiggins J. (2017). www.imdb.com. Retrieved 11 21 2017 from The www.imdb.com website: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0082971/ [...]
Assignment: evaluate a film - Indiana Jones/Raiders of the Lost Ark. What you are evaluating is how it represents archaeology. Is it positive or negative? What message does it sent to the general public about what archaeology is and what archaeologists do, ask yourself is there any science in the film? Your evaluation/analysis should be in essay form and no more than 2 pages.