Solved by verified expert:Helloplease watch the movie My Family/Mi Familia it’s available on YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DYdawHjNlL8answer the questions on both files both below for the same movie each question about one page format Double -Space and 12-point Font, 1” margins
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My Family/Mi familia Please answer the questions below in succinct yet complete. Try too
avoid use of first person (I think, I feel, I believe, It appears to me, etc) Also, please try to
use active voice (The film shows…) as opposed to passive voice voice (It was shown in the
film that …)
1. In what way does the film represent and empower the non-lettered citizen?
2. By portraying Mexican-Americans as the new American family, how does Mi familia at once
challenge and accept traditional notions of so-called American values?
3. Some immigrant groups have also equated education with “leaving the family behind, being
ashamed of the family,” etc. How does this view affect the attainment of the American Dream.
4. What are some examples of institutional racism in this movie? What are some examples of
cultural racism in this movie? How do these examples impact the Sanchez family?
5. Compare and contrast the sense of “community” that Mario Suárez presents in his short
story “El Hoyo” with that of Mi familia.
6. What do you think are the defining characteristics of Anglo American culture? What part of
the Sanchez’s family’s culture does not fit with American Anglo culture?
7. What makes it difficult for the Sanchez family to assimilate into American Anglo culture?
Why do some of the children resist assimilating? What is the experience like for those who do
8. What is your cultural heritage? What does that mean to you? Have you, or any of your family
members, faced institutional oppression to your culture here in the United States? How did your
family deal with that oppression? What was their means of survival? What did you gain and what
did you lose through that means of survival?
Discussion Assignment 2. My Family.Mi familia
Please discuss your impressions of the film “Mi familia/My Family.” In your discussion, address
How does the film depict immigrants? How does it depict the host culture?
Why is this a good film for discussing immigrant culture in the US?
What are some of the ways Hispanic culture is represented in the film. Are there any cultural
depictions that you find offensive? Are there any cultural representations that surprised you or
changed any assumptions you already had?
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