CMS 497 A: Special Topics in Cinema and Media Studies

Spring 2024
Meeting:
MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm / SAV 131
SLN:
12450
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
KOREAN 435 A
Instructor:
KOREAN DIRECTORS: PARK CHAN-WOOK. NO OVERLOADS. EMAIL INSTRUCTOR TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST.
Syllabus Description (from Canvas):

Korean Directors: Park Chan-wook

SP 2024: KOREAN 435A / CMS 497A

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This course examines films of Park Chan-wook, one of the most representative South Korean directors. Since his directorial debut in 1992, Park has made stylistically innovative, thematically transgressive, and socially controversial films. By intensively surveying almost all representative films he directed, co-wrote, and produced, the course explores not only the artistic trajectory of the director but also the cultural and historical contexts in which his films are made. In so doing, students will better understand how a contemporary master of mise-en-scène communicates

Catalog Description:
Varying topics in cinema studies. Offered by resident or visiting faculty.
GE Requirements Met:
Arts and Humanities (A&H)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
April 10, 2024 - 11:50 am