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The Cinema Program

Cinema 120

Film Criticism

A study of the writing of major film critics. The work of Kael, Sarris, Youngblood, Farber, and others will be considered in the attempt to formulate aesthetic standards for cinema.

Motion picture viewing assignments will be made in connection with the readings.

3 hours lecture, 3 units of credit

Transfer acceptability: CSU; UC