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01:175:267 American Film Directors

  • Course Description:

    A course focusing on the films of Stanley Kubrick, Orson Welles, John Frankenheimer, David Lynch, Val Lewton, Alfred Hitchcock, and others. In-depth analyses of the structure and content of films which include: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Psycho, Cat People, The Magnificent Ambersons, Mulholland Drive, and others. Emphasis on the "mise-en-scene," narrative form, set design, sound, and special effects in the films of these celebrated filmmakers.

    Warning: some films may contain nudity, sexual situations, violence, profanity, substance abuse, and disturbing images.

  • Instructor(s): ALBERT GABRIEL NIGRIN