Narrative Film Contemporary

Course Description

Analysis of contemporary narrative media through the lens of creating emotional impact, this course examines the evolving language of film, pioneers of cinema, and narrative genre. The technical, creative, and cultural aspects of film and filmmaking are explored from rise of television through present day. Students products include written critique.

Learning Outcomes

  • Explain the impact independent film has had on mainstream film.
  • Describe the impact blockbuster films have had on independent film.
  • Explain the impact CGI has had on narrative film.

Prerequisites

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