Spring 2014 Course Descriptions
Film 3759G History of Cinema
Film 3759G Section 001 CRN 37361
History of Cinema 1000-1115 TR & 1900-2100 R
The course 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.