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Slumdog Millionaire

Clip 1 - Kids being chased


  1. How does the director draw our attention to the difference in status between the children and the police?
  2. What do you expect will be the outcome of the chase – how is this suggested during the sequence?
  3. How does Danny Boyle suggest the friendship of the two brothers here?
  4. Take notes on any aspects of life in the slums that you see during the chase. How realistic does this representation seem to you?
  5. How does Danny Boyle create excitement in this sequence?