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Formal Writing : Film                                                                                             Christy  Young 
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Describe a strong relationship or conflict in the visual text, Explain how verbal and/or visual features were used in the film, and helped you understand this relationship or conflict.
In the film “​
What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?”​
directed by Lasse Hallstrom, a strong
relationship is built between Gilbert ( the main character ) and Becky. Over the course of the film Becky and Gilbert become very close. I can tell they have a strong bond through their actions and conversations to each other and this helped me to understand why their relationship was so strong. Hallstrom used many visual/verbal techniques such as dialogue

The verbal technique used in the introduction of the movie was dialogue. Gilbert and his family live in a small...

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