Nonfiction Film (4 cr.)

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.