Option 1: 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. 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.
Student from SNCC
Vine Deloria, Jr.
Roe v. Wade
Alcatraz Red Power Movement or American Indian Movement (AIM)
Scene: [set up your scene: who, what, where, and when; this should be about 100-150 words]
Dialogue [about 700 to 1,050 words]
Summarize and end the scene: [100-150 words]