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C LIT 313 A: History Of Film: 1989-Present

Meeting Time: 
MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
THO 101
James Tweedie

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This course provides an introduction to recent developments in Hollywood, US independent, and world cinema. Topics may include the blockbuster, computer-generated imagery and animation, heritage cinema and literary adaptations, post-socialist cinema, new documentaries, low-budget movements like mumblecore, and the international film festival circuit. The course will be taught in conjunction with the Seattle International Film Festival, and students will be required to attend and write about screenings at SIFF.

Catalog Description: 
Addresses the latest trends in international filmmaking typically with an emphasis on world cinema and issues of globalization and diaspora. Sometimes taught in conjunction with the Seattle International Film Festival.
Department Requirements Met: 
Cinema Studies Core
GE Requirements Met: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Other Requirements Met: 
Last updated: 
April 28, 2016 - 9:20am