Units of Study
ARHT2656 - Film Genres and National Cinemas
Semester 2, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Richard Anthony Smith
Phone: +61 2 9351 4208
Nations are like movies: they are the result of complex imaginings. To what extent have nations been imagined through movies, and have movies been affected by national imaginings? This unit of study takes Hollywood as a starting point to examine the evolving relation of national cinemas and film genres. A national case study - for instance, Australian cinema - will be studied to identify and analyse some of the complexities of the relation of film genres and national audiences.
1x1000wd classification exercise (20%), 1x1000wd discussion paper (20%), 1x2500wd essay (50%), tutorial participation (10%)
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
(ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 junior credit points including ENGL1011)
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for ARHT2656
|Class||Film Genres and National Cinemas|
|Session||Semester 2 2014|
|Location||Carslaw Lecture Theatre 275 F07|
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