Units of Study

ITLN3679 - Filming Fiction: The Italian Experience

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Giorgia Alu


An examination of the relationship between Italian cinema and fiction. Do they speak a common language? Do they employ comparable techniques? Who copies whom? This unit investigates these and other questions by analysing the adaptation of selected contemporary Italian novels into film.


class participation (10%), 1xoral presentation (equivalent to 1500wds) (20%), written assignments (equivalent to 2000wds) (30%), 1x2500wd final essay (40%)


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


One of ITLN1612, ITLN1632, ITLN1102, ITLN1202, ITLN1302, HSC Italian Continuers or Beginners


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