Honors Program

Honors French Cinema INTL I208

Honors French CinemaHonors French Cinema 

23993 INTL I208-01 TR 3:00pm - 4:15pm; Film Screening M 6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

INTL I208 meets the following General Education outcomes: A 1.1, 1.3, 1.5, 1.6 and B 6.1, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6

Instructor: Dr. Nancy Virtue (Department of ILCS)

An introduction to masterpieces of French Cinema, from the earliest short films of the Lumiere Brothers and George Melies, to feature-length works by Jean Cocteau, Jean-Luc Godard, Jacques Tati, Francois Truffaut, Agnes Varda, and others. Students will study film genres and movements (Poetic   Realism, New Wave) in relation to social, cultural and aesthetic trends. They will also learn to identify and analyze film techniques (camera angle, camera movement, montage, and more.)