Title of the Film: Hernandez- played as Eva Benitez teenage girl who witnesses his father died. Introduction The movie Freedom Writers is an extra-ordinary film that shows the value of teacher and student relationship. When I watched the movie I realized how important the role of the teacher is.
Title of the Film: Hernandez- played as Eva Benitez teenage girl who witnesses his father died. Introduction The movie Freedom Writers is an extra-ordinary film that shows the value of teacher and student relationship.
When I watched the movie I realized how important the role of the teacher is. The teacher encourages, inspire, motivate and shape the lives of her student. She gives hope in each in everyone of us. The teacher teaches the mind, touches lives and transforms the personality of an individual.
Make the student to be brave enough to face all the challenges which comes in their lives. The film shows the determination of the teacher to sharpen the minds of the student. She did everything to unite all the different races that belong in the section she is handling such as black American, Vietnamese, Hispanic, white American, Japanese, and Cambodian etc.
Doing such task is not easy, but she challenges herself to make that. With this background, an idealistic teacher Hillary Swank arrives to teach Freshmen English. She is very educated, pretty, middle class, non-ethnic, well dressed and smart. But our idealistic teacher will not give up.
She slowly painfully tries to teach by first learning about" the pain She encourages each of her students to keep a journal of their painful and difficult life, and then to share a journal with her.
She also attempts to get a four ethnic groups to come together by getting them to recognize what they have in common specifically their music; their movies, their broken families and their broken community surroundings.
While struggling with the students, she has to deal at the same time two complicated and demanding male relationships. Her husband Patrick Dempsey is often supportive but often jealous in her time commitments.
Her father Scott Glenn is often disappointed with her career choice, but often proud of her courage and tenacity. This story feels real. It is beautifully done. The acting of Swank, Dempsey and Glenn is professional and believable.
The movie doesn't give miracle answers. But it does give hope. And in the end, sincere effort appears to count for something Synopsis The story line of the movie takes place betweenbeginning with scenes from the Los Angeles Riots.
Not only does Gruwell meet opposition from her students, but she also have a hard time with her department head, which refuses to let her teach her students with books in case they get damaged and lost, and instead tell her to focus on teaching them discipline and obedience.
One night, two students, Eva April Lee Hernandeza Hispanic girl and narrator for much of the film, and a Cambodian refugee, Sindy Jacklyn Ngan find themselves in the same convenience store.
Another student Grant Rice Armand Jones is frustrated at losing an arcade game and demands refund from the owner. When he storms out Eva's boyfriend attempts a drive-by shooting, wanting to kill Grant but misses, accidentally killing Sindy's boyfriend. As Eva is a witness, she must testify at court; she intends to protect her own kind in her testimony.Erin Gruwell: The evaluation assignment was to grade yourself on the work you're doing.
You gave yourself an F. What's that about? Andre: It's what I feel I deserve, that's all.
Freedom Writers Everyone has their own story, and it is important to tell your own story, even to yourself Class , Woodrow Wilson High. Long Beach, Andre Bryant from Freedom Writers By: Coleen Isidro Lives with his mother in the projects.
Mrs. G conforts him when he began to doubt himself. Why should I give you my respect? Freedom Writers had a domestic gross of $36,, and had a foreign gross of $6,, bringing the movie to a total gross of $43,, worldwide. The movie Freedom Writers is an extra-ordinary film that shows the value of teacher and student relationship.
When I watched the movie I realized how important the role of the teacher is. The teacher encourages, inspire, motivate and shape the lives of her student. Nov 22, · Screenwriters: Richard LaGravenese, Freedom Writers, Erin Gruwell WHO ARE WE?
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