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  • 1. 

    Who directed the 1954 film "Journey To Italy"?

    • A.

      Roberto Rossellini

    • B.

      Federico Fellini

    • C.

      Luchino Visconti

    • D.

      Ingmar Bergman

    Correct Answer
    A. Roberto Rossellini
    Explanation
    Roberto Rossellini directed the 1954 film "Journey To Italy."

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  • 2. 

    Who played the character Katherine Joyce in the 1954 film "Journey To Italy"?

    • A.

      Bette Davis

    • B.

      Ingmar Bergman

    • C.

      Lana Turner

    • D.

      Ingrid Bergman

    Correct Answer
    D. Ingrid Bergman
    Explanation
    Ingrid Bergman played the character Katherine Joyce in the 1954 film "Journey To Italy".

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  • 3. 

    What is the name of Katherine Joyce's husband in the 1954 film "Journey To Italy"?

    • A.

      Brian

    • B.

      David

    • C.

      Alexander

    • D.

      John

    Correct Answer
    C. Alexander
    Explanation
    In the 1954 film "Journey To Italy," Katherine Joyce's husband is named Alexander.

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  • 4. 

    Who directed the 1987 German film "Wings Of Desire"?

    • A.

      Werner Herzog

    • B.

      Wim Wenders

    • C.

      Lars Von Trier

    • D.

      Ingmar Bergman

    Correct Answer
    B. Wim Wenders
    Explanation
    Wim Wenders directed the 1987 German film "Wings of Desire." This film is known for its poetic and philosophical exploration of human existence and the divide between the material and spiritual worlds. Wenders' distinct directorial style, which often incorporates long takes and atmospheric cinematography, is evident in this film. "Wings of Desire" received critical acclaim and has since become a classic of German cinema.

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  • 5. 

    Which angel-themed film was a remake of the 1987 German film "Wings Of Desire"?

    • A.

      City Of Angels

    • B.

      The Preacher's Wife

    • C.

      Michael

    • D.

      A Life Less Ordinary

    Correct Answer
    A. City Of Angels
    Explanation
    "City of Angels" is the correct answer because it is a remake of the 1987 German film "Wings of Desire". The film follows the story of an angel who falls in love with a human and decides to become mortal to be with her. The themes of angels and love are central to both films, making "City of Angels" a remake of "Wings of Desire".

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  • 6. 

    Which actor does the narration for the 1991 film "Zentropa"?

    • A.

      Sean Connery

    • B.

      Max Von Sydow

    • C.

      Peter O'toole

    • D.

      Gerard Depardieu

    Correct Answer
    B. Max Von Sydow
    Explanation
    Max Von Sydow is the correct answer because he is known for his versatile acting skills and has a distinctive voice that suits well for narrations. He has appeared in numerous films, including "The Exorcist" and "The Seventh Seal," showcasing his talent and experience in the industry. Given his reputation and the fact that "Zentropa" was released in 1991, it is plausible that Max Von Sydow provided the narration for the film.

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  • 7. 

    Who was the writer and director of the 1984 Anime film "Nausicaa Of The Valley Of The Wind"?

    • A.

      Noboru Ishiguro

    • B.

      Yoshiyuki Tomino

    • C.

      Osamu Dezaki

    • D.

      Hayao Miyazaki

    Correct Answer
    D. Hayao Miyazaki
    Explanation
    Hayao Miyazaki is the correct answer because he was both the writer and director of the 1984 Anime film "Nausicaa Of The Valley Of The Wind". Miyazaki is a renowned Japanese filmmaker and co-founder of Studio Ghibli. He is known for his distinct storytelling style, intricate animation, and environmental themes. "Nausicaa Of The Valley Of The Wind" was one of Miyazaki's early works and is considered a masterpiece in the anime genre.

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  • 8. 

    A version of the 1984 film "Nausicaa Of The Valley Of The Wind" was released in the U.S. under what name?

    • A.

      Nausicaa Of The Valley

    • B.

      On The Wind Of Dreams

    • C.

      Valley Of The Wind

    • D.

      Warriors Of The Wind

    Correct Answer
    D. Warriors Of The Wind
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Warriors Of The Wind." This version of the 1984 film "Nausicaa Of The Valley Of The Wind" was released in the U.S. under the name "Warriors Of The Wind."

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  • 9. 

    Who directed the 1954 French film "Les Diaboliques"?

    • A.

      Jean Renoir

    • B.

      Francois Truffaut

    • C.

      Henri-Georges Clouzot

    • D.

      Francois Ozon

    Correct Answer
    C. Henri-Georges Clouzot
    Explanation
    Henri-Georges Clouzot directed the 1954 French film "Les Diaboliques".

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  • 10. 

    Who directed the 1991 French film "The Double Life of Veronique"?

    • A.

      Jean-Luc Godard

    • B.

      Francois Ozon

    • C.

      Krzysztof Kieslowski

    • D.

      Jean-Pierre Jeunet

    Correct Answer
    C. Krzysztof Kieslowski
    Explanation
    Krzysztof Kieslowski directed the 1991 French film "The Double Life of Veronique."

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  • 11. 

    Which film continued the adventures of Monsieur Hulot after the 1967 film "Playtime"?

    • A.

      More Playtime

    • B.

      Mon Oncle

    • C.

      M. Hulot's Holiday

    • D.

      Trafic

    Correct Answer
    D. Trafic
    Explanation
    "Trafic" is the correct answer because it is a film that continued the adventures of Monsieur Hulot after the 1967 film "Playtime". This film, released in 1971, follows Monsieur Hulot as he embarks on a new adventure involving a car exhibition and road trip. It is a comedic film directed by Jacques Tati, who also portrayed the character of Monsieur Hulot.

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  • 12. 

    Who directed the 1959 French film "The 400 Blows"?

    • A.

      Francois Truffaut

    • B.

      Jean-Pierre Melville

    • C.

      Jean-Luc Godard

    • D.

      Francois Ozon

    Correct Answer
    A. Francois Truffaut
    Explanation
    Francois Truffaut directed the 1959 French film "The 400 Blows." Truffaut was a prominent figure in the French New Wave movement and this film was his directorial debut. It tells the story of a young boy named Antoine Doinel who faces various challenges and hardships in his life. Truffaut's direction in this film is praised for its innovative storytelling techniques and its realistic portrayal of adolescence. The film received critical acclaim and is considered a classic of French cinema.

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  • 13. 

    What is the name of Antoine's friend in the 1959 French film "The 400 Blows"?

    • A.

      Albert

    • B.

      Julien

    • C.

      Jean-Pierre

    • D.

      Rene

    Correct Answer
    D. Rene
    Explanation
    In the 1959 French film "The 400 Blows," Antoine's friend is named Rene.

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  • 14. 

    Who directed the 1966 film "The Battle of Algiers"?

    • A.

      Roberto Rossellini

    • B.

      Emir Kusturica

    • C.

      Luchino Visconti

    • D.

      Gillo Pontecorvo

    Correct Answer
    D. Gillo Pontecorvo
    Explanation
    Gillo Pontecorvo directed the 1966 film "The Battle of Algiers".

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  • 15. 

    What military conflict was occurring during the events in the 1966 film "The Battle of Algiers"?

    • A.

      Korean War

    • B.

      Spanish Civil War

    • C.

      World War Ii

    • D.

      Vietnam War

    Correct Answer
    D. Vietnam War
    Explanation
    "The Battle of Algiers" is a film that depicts the events of the Algerian War, which took place from 1954 to 1962. The conflict was between the National Liberation Front (FLN) and the French government, as Algeria sought independence from French colonial rule. Therefore, the correct answer is the Algerian War, not the Vietnam War or any of the other conflicts listed.

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