Units of Study

ARHT2653 - Memory of the World: Key Films

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Laleen Jayamanne

Description

1. A historical study of independent cinema, or New Wave movements in post-World War II Europe, including Italian Neo- Realism, the French New Wave and New German Cinema among others. 2. The study of Gilles Deleuze's thesis about these cinematic movements and concepts. 3. A study of the idea of Epic cinema cross-culturally so as to understand how memory is erased, sustained and created anew by film.

Assessments

1x1500wd film analysis (30%), 1x2500wd essay (70%)

Textbooks

A Resource book, available from the University Copy Centre

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

ARHT1001 and ARHT1002 OR 18 junior credit points including ARHT1002 or ENGL1011 or ENGL1025 or ENGL1026

Prohibitions

ARHT2053

 Thursday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARHT2653

Lecture

         

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