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The Cinema Program

Cinema 100

Art of the Cinema

An aesthetic study of film. Areas of investigation will include symbolism, characterization, imagery, and uses of realism and fantasy. Criticism of important films will be in terms of thematic coherence, structural unity, technical achievement, and visual beauty.

Films will be screened weekly.

This course involves 3 hours of lecture and earns 3 units of credit.

Transfer acceptability: CSU; UC