(Fren-Ital) French and Italian Cinema
History of French & Italian Cinema
Identify major filmmakers, cinematic movements and questions that shaped the history of French and Italian cinema, with particular attention to their respective socio-historical contexts.
Film as technical art
Explore the essential aspects of cinema as an artistic medium and master the technical and critical terminology necessary to intelligently discuss the creative process.
Develop critical skills for aesthetic judgment in applying acquired technical knowledge to the films of individual filmmakers from these two traditions.