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Academic Year 2005/2006
Contemporary International Art Cinema
FILM 350 SP
This is an advanced seminar exploring the aesthetics and industry of contemporary international art cinema. The class will research the historical construction of art cinema, its institutional and cultural support
and the status of art cinema today. The primary focus of the class will be cross-cultural comparative analysis within the context of theories of realism, formalism, and authorship. Featured directors will include
Vinterberg, Lars von Trier, Guy Maddin, Tsai Ming-liang, Wong Kar-wai, Jia Zhang-ke, Moshen Makhmalbaf, Abbas Kiarostami, Terence Davies, Krzysztof Keislowski, Pedro Almodovar, Agnes Varda, Aki Kaurismaki, Leos Carax,
and Jean-Pierre Dardenne, and others.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Assessment will be based on class participation, a presentation, one short (5-6 p.) and two long (10-12 p.) papers.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Attendance is required. Course Fee: $60.00. Additional screenings Thursday from 7-9pm.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
FILM304 AND FILM310
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- Instructor(s): Dombrowski,Lisa A.
- Times: ..T.R.. 01:10PM-04:30PM; Location: AWKS010;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 19)
- Curricular Renewal: Speaking, Writing
- Permission: Permission of Instructor Required
POI forms will be distributed by the instructor during the browsing period of pre-registration and must be submitted to the Registrar's office prior to the on-line registration appointment
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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