FILM 2120 The Nonfiction Film
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as FILM 20.
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4 hours; 3 credits
Introduction and overview of the development of a documentary tradition in international filmmaking. Lectures, screenings, and discussions will be geared toward analyzing nonfiction film as a medium of observation, education, persuasion, activism, and aesthetic expression.
Prerequisite: Film *1101  or permission of the chairperson.