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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Epilogue: The Curse of El Mariachi.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Rodriguez overlook small mistakes he notices while shooting El Mariachi?
(a) It is something that he can edit out.
(b) He thinks no one will notice.
(c) He doesn't have money to correct them.
(d) It is supposed to be a practice movie.
2. After returning to Texas, which two Hollywood companies contact Rodriguez and want to fly him back to LA?
(a) Sean Penn and Bruce Willis
(b) Disney and Columbia
(c) Tri-Star and First Artists
(d) Warner Bros. and Paramount
3. How does EL MARIACHI do at the Sundance Festival?
(a) It is cancelled
(b) very well
(c) It bombs
(d) so so
4. What does Rodriguez admit to Jim, a fellow Texan?
(a) that he was just lucky
(b) that he hates Hollywood
(c) that he hates film editing
(d) that he is a fraud
5. How does Rodriguez plan to make single shot weapons appear to be semi-automatic?
(a) through careful editing
(b) though a soft filter lens
(c) through digital manipuation
(d) through prop enhancement
Short Answer Questions
1. For what event is Rodriguez driving himself to finish editing El Mariachi?
2. What results if any of the rules are broken at the Pharmaco study?
3. What do some skeptics accuse Rodriguez of?
4. Heading back to Texas after failing to sign a contract, what does Rodriguez tell himself?
5. What excites Rodriguez on July 8th, two weeks after his 24th birthday?
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