B.A. Degree in Graphic Communications {19-20} - History of Motion Pictures

Course Code
FILM 285  Credits
Title History of Motion Pictures 
Lasc Area Goal 8  
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description A chronological approach to the development of motion pictures. Special attention will be paid to the aesthetic, political, cultural, economic, and technological contexts in which American and other international cinemas developed. Weekly screening/discussion will expose students to groundbreaking motion pictures in the United States and internationally. Discussions will provide the opportunity to learn different historiographic approaches to writing motion picture history. MnTC Goal 8.