15 Credits AUTUMN

Aims/Description: The aim of this course is the analysis of modern French cinema (from the 1960s to the year 2000). Each film will be analysed in its socio-cultural context and this analysis will comprise of the following approaches: gender, stars, form, thematics. The students will work in groups to prepare presentations of their own analyses of the films

Staff Contact: Dr J Dobson
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, oral presentation

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