FMMC 0101

Aesthetics of the Moving Image

Aesthetics of the Moving Image
How do films convey meaning, generate emotions, and work as an art form? What aspects of film are shared by television and videogames? This course is designed to improve your ability to watch, reflect on, and write about moving images. The course will be grounded in the analysis of cinema (feature films, documentaries, avant-garde, and animation) with special focus on film style and storytelling techniques. Study will extend to new audio-visual media as well, and will be considered from formal, cultural, and theoretical perspectives. Note to students: this course involves substantial streaming of films and television for assigned viewing. 3 hrs. lect./3 hrs. screen
Film & Media Culture
Film & Media Culture
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Sections in Fall 2020

Fall 2020

FMMC0101A-F20 Lecture (Dobreva)
FMMC0101X-F20 Discussion (Dobreva)
FMMC0101Y-F20 Discussion (Dobreva)
FMMC0101Z-F20 Discussion (Dobreva)