FILM 2115 History of Film I

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as FILM 15.
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4 hours; 3 credits

Survey of motion pictures from 1895 to 1941. Development of film as an art form and distinctive medium of communication. Relationship of film to other arts and to social and political climates in which cinematic forms and techniques evolved.

Prerequisite: Film *1101 [1] or permission of the chairperson.


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