Course start date: to be confirmed
Course end date: to be confirmed
Tutor(s): Andrea Standon
Course Code: FILM015
Level: Non-accredited, non-credit bearing
Assessments/Exams: None. Throughout the course you will be given ideas and questions to respond to in the online discussion area. Participation in online discussion is encouraged, but not compulsory.
Duration: 11 weeks
Estimated Student Study Time: 2 – 5 hours per week are recommended, but time spent is flexible and at your discretion.
Delivery: Online Distance Learning
Late Entrants: If this course is not full by the start date then late entrants will be accepted for up to two weeks after the start of the course. As a late entrant you can choose to catch up on the material you have missed or you can skip the missed weeks and concentrate on the material at the point where you join the course, but unfortunately we cannot offer fee reductions or course extensions for late entrants.
**Please note: All courses are subject to sufficient numbers of students registering before they are confirmed as running. Therefore, after booking your place you are advised not to purchase any films or texts until you have received confirmation that the course is running.
Unit One: Why study New Waves in Cinema? Part One: Soviet Montage
Unit Two: German Expressionism: The Power of the Mise-en-Scene
Unit Three: New Waves in Hollywood – Film Noir
Unit Four: Italian Neo-realism
Unit Five: French New Wave or Nouvelle Vague
Unit Six: Free Cinema and British New Wave
Unit Seven: The Rise of Independent American Cinema
Unit Eight: American New Wave Part 2
Unit Nine: Hong Kong New Wave
Unit Ten: Danish New Wave: The Dogme 95 Manifesto
Unit Eleven: Cinematic New Waves: The Legacy