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Language of Film

FILMSTUD 4S
3 units
June 26 - August 19, 2017
Section 1   F  10:30AM - 1:20PM

This course familiarizes students with various elements of film language (cinematography, editing, sound, etc.) and introduces them to a range of approaches to cinematic analysis (authorship, genre, close formal reading, socio-historical considerations). Different types of films (narrative, documentary, and experimental) will be surveyed. Classical narrative cinema will be compared with alternative modes of story-telling.

Prerequisite

None

Syllabus

FILMSTUD 4S Syllabus - 2016