Topics in Hispanic Cinemas

CAS LS 579

Cinema as a perspective from which to analyze cultural and socio-political developments within the Spanish-speaking world. Topics drawn from the history of specific national cinemas, individual filmmakers or particular "schools," relations between literature and film, and political uses of film. Topic for Spring 2015: Cuban Experimental and Revolutionary Cinema. An overview of Cuban cinema after 1959. Focuses on the forging of a new cinematic language from the Third World. Filmmakers studied: Gutiérrez Alea, Guillén Landrián, Sara Gómez, Néstor Almendros, Santiago Álvarez, among others. Also offered as CAS CI 590 B1.

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Lopes De Bar CAS 227 MWF 2:00 pm-3:00 pm Mts w/COM CI563
Mts w/CAS CI590
Mts w/COM CI590

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