Cinema Across Cultures

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Course No: 59.374; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

A cross-cultural study of contemporary European films with a specific focus on ethnicity. The following themes will be explored: the ethnicization of the colonial legacy, ethnicities at war, race and romance, working class ethnicities. Directors include; Sverak (Czechoslovakia), the Dardenne brothers (Belgium), Fassbinder and M. vonTrotta (Germany), Kassovitz and Klapisch (France), MacKinnon and O'Donnell (Ireland), Manchevski (Macedonia), Bodrov (Russia) Gutierrez-Aragon (Spain), Dizdar, Frears, and Prasad (UK). No knowledge of languages other than English is required. (All films have English subtitles) Conducted in English. AHD

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: No knowledge of languages other than English is required. Conducted in English. All films have English subtitles.
  • Special Notes: AHD
  • Credits: 3;

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