An introductory study of the preeminent art form of the 20th Century. The course will focus upon the fundamentals of film study as an academic discipline, including formal analysis of film narrative and cinematic technique (the art of film), contextual approaches to film, study of various film genres, and rudimentary experience with film production. Students will be exposed to aesthetically and historically important films.
Criticism - www.rogerebert.com/
American Film Institute -www.afi.com/
Purdue University Film Studies Resources -https://guides.lib.purdue.edu/c.php?g=352460&p=2375565
Yale Film Studies, filmanalysis.yale.edu/