Looking for a black cat in a dark room

Задание тура

The hardest thing of all is to find a black cat in a dark room, especially if there is no cat.


Dear sleuths!
After reading the third part of the story it seems to me that the investigation has been completed. The elephant was found ... the reporters were called, baskets of champagne were opened, toasts were drunk, the handshakings and congratulations were continuous and enthusiastic. Naturally the chief was the hero of the hour...

You have arrived at your third task. This is where the power of analysis and critical thinking will be useful. Inspector Blunt is going to give a press-conference. Let's spill the beans and ask him some questions.

Design your own video of the press-conference with inspector Blunt.

Содержательная составляющая
You should read the third part of the story, and design your own press-conference of the inspector Blunt on the results of the investigation.
A press conference is an interview given by a public figure, often the police or a politician, to the press at a specific time. Notice that the police officer first gives information, and then the journalists ask some questions. The police officer then answers those questions. The question "Who was the robber?" must be asked and answered.
The interview should be based on the text of the story, the questions might be provocative, but the answers should be conclusive.

Техническая составляющая
Your product should be presented as a text of the press-conference and a video or an animation film of 2 minutes maximum.
The script should be placed on your page, you may download the video on your page or give the link to it. The video should comply with the genre of press-conference.

Критерии оценивания
Your product will be assessed on the following criteria:

  • quality of the video and text;
  • compliance of the information with the content of the extract;
  • presence of all the task aspects;
  • originality;
  • stylistic and genre characteristics.