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Fall 2017
Jan 21, 2018
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FMST 230 - Introduction to Global Cinema
This course will examine the history and theory of global cinema since the Second World War, through the rise of the European art cinema movement of the 1960s and ’70s. It will encompass the growth of Asian cinemas, the consequences of digital filmmaking, and conclude with the more recent transnational blockbusters of today.  It will survey major cinematic movements, and their responses to the social, political, economic, technological, and cultural conditions and values that precipitated them.  All of the major genres will be represented: comedy, drama, documentary, and experimental film.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Recitation, Seminar

Film and Media Studies Department

Course Attributes:
HALC - Hum, Art, Lit, Cul, Mean Grade is Calculated

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