Aesthetics of the Moving Image
How do films convey meaning, generate emotions, and work as an art form? What aspects of film are shared by television and videogames? This course is designed to improve your ability to watch, reflect on, and write about moving images. The course will be grounded in the analysis of cinema (feature films, documentaries, avant-garde, and animation) with special focus on film style and storytelling techniques. Study will extend to new audio-visual media as well, and will be considered from formal, cultural, and theoretical perspectives. 3 hrs. lect./3 hrs. screen

3:00pm-4:15pm on Tuesday, Thursday at AXN 109 (Feb 13, 2017 to May 15, 2017)
7:30pm-10:25pm on Wednesday at AXN 232 (Feb 13, 2017 to May 15, 2017)
Axinn Center 109