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ENGL 211 History of Cinema: Alternatives to Classicism (1)

A study of the development of critical alternatives to the traditional narrative cinema. The course will consider experimental films beginning in the 1920s and stretching to the present, including particularly the contribution of Dziga Vertov, the American independent cinema, the French New Wave and the work of important directors such as Bunuel, Kurosawa, Fellini, Bergman and others.

  • Offering: Alternate years in Spring
  • Instructor: Nolley