Nonfiction Film (4 cr.)

Course Details

Course Level: 
Undergraduate Course
Course Number: 
HART 284
Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Day(s): 
Mon
Time: 
1:00pm-4:50pm
Instructor: 
Course Description: 

Introduction to the history and aesthetics of nonfiction film as both a social artifact and as a work of art. Includes discussions of actualities, the city film, the social documentary, surrealist cinema, propaganda, ethnography, the essay film, and the contemporary nonfiction film from around the world.

Distribution Group 1
Cross-listed with FILM 284.
This course earns credit for the Museums and Cultural History minor.