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A The film Kindergarten Cop 1990 is a movie directed by Ivan Reitman written by Murray Salem and starred by Arnold Schwarzenegger Penelope Ann Miller and Pamela Reed The movie was filmed in Astoria Oregon United States and some scenes were recorded in a school named John Jacob Astor Elementary School however big part of the production took place in Universal Studios This film is not based in any true story and it is categorized as a comedy-action movie I have chosen this movie because it shows how a policeman has to pretend to be a teacher in order to catch a criminal in doing so the cop has to face up real issues in regards of the world of teaching and that is very eye catching to me It is very interesting and valuable to understand how Hollywood has portrayed teachers and teaching in this story especially to carry out this assignment As student teacher I have a good understanding about what it takes to become a teacher in both studies and experience therefore it is interesting to know how a cop with not training on teaching can become an exemplary teacher and a role to follow in western societyB Filmic representation of teachers are very important to study because they are showing what society think about the teaching profession As a teachers it is essential to understand the different sort of discourses that are portrayed in those filmic representations in order to understand what are our position in society according to those discourses lisa Filmic representation usually exaggerates students behaviour showing them as an uncontrollable trouble makers Also they represent teachers as the promoters of a big transformation on those trouble maker students moore63 A good example about how bad is portrayed childrens behaviour in movies can be appreciated in the film Kindergarten Cop 1990 when detective Phoebe OHara says to detective John Kimble the little bastards are going to eat you
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