Listed in: English, as ENGL-280 | Film and Media Studies, as FAMS-210
Formerly listed as: ENGL-16 | FAMS-20
Nathaniel W. Brennan (Section 01)
(Offered as ENGL 280 and FAMS 210.) An introduction to cinema studies through consideration of a few critical and descriptive terms, together with a selection of various films (classic and contemporary, foreign and American) for illustration and discussion. The terms for discussion will include, among others: cinematic verisimilitude, spectatorship and affect, sound, narrative, and the avant-garde. Three class meetings and one screening per week.
Limited to 35 students. Spring semester. Visiting Professor Brennan.
If Overenrolled: Priority will be given to declared FAMS majors.