CIN-170 American Cinema

This course is a study of the language, history, and cultural impact of the American Film Industry. It explores the technology and aesthetics of Hollywood and non-Hollywood films. It also deals with how these films reflect the changing images Americans have had of themselves. Through in-class screenings, students will gain an understanding of each film's form, content, development, and criticism. Some specific areas covered include film production and language, the Studio System, and film genres. Lecture [2.00], Laboratory [2.00].



Syllabus for this course.