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  • 1. TsotsiNarrative and Themes
  • 2. Recap• List all the characters of Tsotsi’s gang, the barowner, chief gangster, the babies parents andthe chief policeman• Briefly describe one character who has a keyinfluence on Tsotsi as a character andtherefore the whole film’s narrative• What would you say are the main themes ofthe film?
  • 3. Alternate Endings?• Gavin Hood made three different endings butonly chose one. This has been left deliberatelyambiguous (open) in order to allow the audienceto draw their own conclusions.Despite this ambiguousness the ending had to fitinto the films key themes of Hope, Chance andDecency• watch the real and alternate endings and answerthe following questions...
  • 4. 1. Why were these endings not chosen?2. What response was the director Gavin Hoodtrying to get in his ending? Was hesuccessful?3. Would you have ended the film differently?How and Why? sketch out the main plotpoints for your ending