L.A. Crash Filmschool

e-learning with the Oscar award-winning movie Crash

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You will discover that Crash is an episodic film. To give you an overview about the movie here are the main protagonists and their individual stories within the main plot.

  • An African-American police detective with a drugged out mother and a thieving younger brother.
  • A Hispanic locksmith and his young daughter who is afraid of bullets.
  • A white veteran cop who troubles his more idealistic younger partner.
  • Two African-American car thieves who are constantly theorizing on society and race.
  • A white district attorney and his irritated wife.
  • An African-American Hollywood director and his wife who argue after a racist incident.
  • A Persian-immigrant who protects his shop with a gun.