complete the following assignments:
The Dinner Party Script
You have been hired by Sonic Pictures to write a script of a scene in their new upcoming movie, The Transformative Sixties. The scene is a dinner party at a New York socialite’s home. Your scene includes a conversation at a large table with attendees from various backgrounds.
Select two people from the three lists below (A,B,C) who will be seated at the table in your scene.
Select two events from each of the events list.
Use the matrix below to organize the individuals and events you have selected.
Research the people and events you have selected and start to visualize the scene.
Write a script, using the template on the last page with the suggested word counts for each section. Be sure to include specific historical details from your research.
Post your references for each event/person on a separate page at the end of your script.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King
A freedom rider
Student from SNCC
Vine Deloria, Jr.
Kennedy’s social and economic policy
The Great Society
Cuban Missile Crisis
Bay of Pigs
Vietnam (The Tet-68 Offensive)
March on Washington (1963)
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Roe v. Wade
Alcatraz Red Power Movement or American Indian Movement (AIM)
|Person or Event||Significance||Reference|
The Transformative Sixties
written by [Your name]
Scene: [set up your scene: who, what, where, and when; this should be about 100 words]
Dialogue [700 WORDS]
Summarize and end the scene: [100 words]