1984 Multimedia Project

Project Description Nineteen Eighty-Four tells the story of the main character’s desperate struggle against a political system that seeks to eliminate individual freedom. Your group will create a multimedia project comparing this novel to another story addressing a similar theme. You will compare the two stories and present what your group believes are the three most important lessons the two stories teach us.
Multimedia Options
Movie Maker
Photo Story 3

Use clips of the movies, quotes from the books. Use music and pictures. Using other special effects will add to the effectiveness of your project.

Thematic Options Rebellion and oppression
Loyalty and betrayal
Truth and falsehood
The individual versus the state
The importance of memory
The relationship between language and freedom


Project Planning Guide

Group Members (4 only)
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Movie or Novel for comparison -

Themes to use to compare
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Lessons both movies/books teach
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Turn page over and sketch a plan for how the video will be put together.