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Participation in Government: Film

This guide will prepare students for research and facilitate citation of various sources needed for your research paper.


Reference: Title. Directed by First name Last name of director, Performance by Key Performers' First Name Last Name. Distributor, Release date. 

Example: A Street Cat Named Bob. Directed by Roger Spottiswoode, Performed by Bob,  Luke Treadaway and  Ruta Gedmintas. Polygram, Sony, 2016.  


  • (Title of film)


  • Spottiswoode’s 2016 film (A Street Cat Named Bob) displayed how….

Note: If you want to highlight a key particular performer, start the citation with their name, then their title.

Gedmintas, Ruta, performer. A Street Cat Named Bob. Sony, 2016. 


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