Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
“Stories We Tell” by Jeremy Cruz
You will write a two paragraph essay about the film. Please follow this structure very
Paragraph 1, sentences 1 and 2:
Summary—what is the essential point of the article?
Paragraph 1, sentences 3 and 4:
Analysis—why was this article written? What was the author trying to do by
Paragraph 2, 4 sentences or so:
Evaluation—Our class goal is to raise awareness and compassion for the plight of
the poor. Was your understanding of how “Hollywoodization” of poverty can be
detrimental to positive action being taken influenced in any way because of this article?
Please turn this in on paper, typed, double spaced.