Links to articles on this topic:
American History X
Areas to explore:
1. Dates of films
2. The social and political context in which they were made - why did Tony Kaye want to produce American History X at that point in History? Look at interviews with Tony Kaye - what does he say? Same for Geoffrey Wright, Alan Clarke 1983 - what was the climate for making these movies at these points in cinematic history.
3. Research interviews with directors; cast and social and political information on the eras and countries being explored.