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Fall 2013 Course Descriptions

Film 3759G History of Cinema

Film 3759G  Section 001    CRN 98065
History of Cinema         1530-1730 TR

Film 3759G offers a comprehensive yet selective overview of the history of cinema, integrating the basic tools for analyzing film as art.  It will examine how the uses of camera, editing, lighting, sound, and acting contribute to the construction of meaning for audiences, as well as consider how meaning is filtered through various cultural contexts.