Undergraduate Course: Modernism and the Cinema (LLLG07062)
|School||Centre for Open Learning
||College||College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 7 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Modernism and the Cinema is designed to introduce students to the theories and practices of filmic modernism. The course will investigate the ways in which modernist filmmakers sought to overturn the realist and naturalistic style of Hollywood. Some of the major filmmakers to be discussed include Alain Resnais, Michelangelo Antonioni, Ingmar Bergman and Andrei Tarkovsky.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| By the end of this course, students should be able to:
- Understand the importance of modernism in film and its wide-ranging influence.
- Describe the development of modernist cinema.
- Explain the significance of individual modernist films and their relation to others.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Ms Martine Pierquin
Tel: (0131 6)51 1182
|Course secretary||Ms Kameliya Skerleva
Tel: (0131 6)51 1855