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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter Eight, "Columbia Pictures".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. From whom does Rodriguez learn about professional jealousy in the world of filmmaking?
(a) from Antonio Banderas
(b) from the professor at the university
(c) from a former colleague
(d) from Gallardo
2. How do Rodriguez and Gallardo meet all the people who end up helping them?
(a) through advertisements
(b) at the film school
(c) by accident
(d) through an agency
3. Short on money, how to Rodriguez and Gallardo arrange their trip to Los Angeles?
(a) hopping a freight car to LA and sleeping in a park
(b) hitchhiking to Los Angeles
(c) driving to Los Angeles and staying at a friend's place
(d) taking the bus to Los Angeles and staying at the YMCA
4. What is on Rodriguez' demo tape?
(a) views of all the film show awards Rodriguez has won
(b) the rough cut version of EL MARIACHI
(c) reviews from major critics
(d) BEDHEAD and the trailer of EL MARIACHI
5. What advice does Rodriguez recall as he starts work on his movie?
(a) being creative is all you need to succeed
(b) being creative and technical is better
(c) it takes at least $30,000 to make a movie
(d) always hire someone to do the technical jobs
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the president of Miramax want to do?
2. How does Rodriguez refer to his operation while making El Mariachi?
3. What are the weapons used in the film?
4. What is Javier's offer for the rights to EL MARIACHI?
5. What desperate thing does Rodriguez do while waiting for a check from Columbia?
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