CINE 20B Film History: Contemporary Film Expression (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
History of cinema as unique expressive medium from the mid-20th century to the present. The post WWII film renaissance: movements, genres and changing technologies; the expansion of filmmaking to newly represented people, places and ideas; cinema in the digital age.
Offered Spring semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Appraise and assess the history of motion pictures in their social and historic context from the second half of the 20th century to the present.
- Outcome 2: Compare and contrast significant national cinemas and filmmakers and assess their contributions to world cinema.
- Outcome 3: Appraise the evolution of film genres, aesthetics, and techniques.
- Outcome 4: Analyze and evaluate the film experience by discussing and writing about films.