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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who goes with Rodriguez to Toronto?
2. Where does Rodriguez meet Tarantino again?
(a) at a Directors' Guild of America meeting
(b) in a producers' bargaining session with directors
(c) in an interview of young filmmakers
(d) in the Hollywood Bowl
3. What news about Rodriguez spreads fast around Hollywood?
(a) what a pest he makes of himself
(b) how grainy his film is
(c) his unusual filmmaking and his talent
(d) how unmarketable his film is
4. What do some skeptics accuse Rodriguez of?
(a) seeking personal glory
(c) lying about the cost of the movie
(d) getting the big head
5. What is the latest problem with EL MARIACHI?
(a) some dialog is garbled
(b) the movie needs color correcting
(c) the sound track is off
(d) a distributor changes the scheduel
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Rodriguez constantly have to explain?
2. What does EL MARIACHI win at Sundance?
3. Where is Rodriguez invited to show his movie?
4. Even though there is talk of releasing the original film, El Mariachi, what does Rodriguez want?
5. What does a critic say about EL MARIACHI?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the change in Rodriguez as his film gets audience approval at Telluride.
2. How do things go for EL MARIACHI at the Sundance Film Festival?
3. Briefly describe the relationship between Rodriguez and his family.
4. How does Rodriguez's sense of humor come through as he is being contacted by Hollywood studios?
5. What state of mind does the Toronto Film Festival create in Rodriguez?
6. Relate the amusing reaction to Rodriguez' question about his per diem.
7. What kind of celebrity treatment does Rodriguez receive when he goes on tour?
8. Tell what comes of Rodriguez' contacting ICM.
9. Give an example of how Rodriguez thinks about other people than himself.
10. Why does Rodriguez attend the Grammy Awards party and what kind of reception does he get?
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