I am an adult student at the University of Toronto taking a 4th year cinema studies course called 'Bond...James Bond'. I am doing a presentation and essay looking at the Bond fan community. Would you consider taking my survey to help me gather data? There is no identifying information required.
I identify as: Female_______ Male______
James Bond films rely on a formulaic approach. Please rank the following
9 elements in their order of importance to you.
_____The Bond Girl
_____Villains and henchmen
_____Other characters: M, Q, Monneypenny
_____James Bond himself
Please rank your favourite Bonds in order of preference.
What is the first Bond film you remember seeing?
Under what circumstances did you see the film? For example, did you see it with a relative? Was it on TV? Was it new in the theatres?__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Do you have a favourite James Bond film and if so which one?
The James Bond films have always had a highly sexualized component.
Do you feel they eroticize Bond in order to appeal to a female/gay audience in the same way they use the Bond Girl? How and/or why?
There has been much discussion as to the representation of women in the Bond films. They are frequently objectified, disempowered and sometimes even the subject of forced sexual encounters.
Does the portrayal of women in Bond films effect your enjoyment of the movie?________________________________________________________________________
How do you reconcile the portrayal of women with your enjoyment of Bond films?___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
The 25th James Bond film is due to be released November 8th, 2019. Will you go and see it?
Definitely______ Probably______ Maybe______Probably not______Definitely not______
Why or why not? ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
My age is:
Thank you for your participation!