Undergraduate Course Catalog 2011-2012

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: 06-112. May be taken simultaneously with 06-270 Introduction to Film Studies.