Undergraduate Course Catalog 2008-2009
COURSE: 06-376 World/Ethnic Film (3)
This course explores the ways in which film exposes varied and complex ideas of national identity, and acquaints students with some of the major works, movements, and directors in international and ethnic American cinemas. Students will discuss the influences, aesthetics, and political motivations of key filmmakers. Students must attend scheduled screening sessions outside of weekly class hours. Prerequisite: May be taken simultaneously: 06-112 College Writing 2; 06-260 Introduction to Film Studies.