Spring 2019 not offered
|Certificates: Jewish and Israel Studies|
This course will analyze the possible reasons for the current revival of Israeli cinema. We will explore the history of Israeli filmmaking in the context of the changes that the political and social climates in Israel have undergone over the years, focusing on the developing cinematic styles and the rises and falls of various cinematic movements. Selected Israeli films will be examined and discussed. This course will be taught by an Israeli film director.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (FILM-MN)
Ella Shohat, ISRAELI CINEMA: EAST/WEST AND THE POLITICS OF REPRESENTATION
Various articles posted in MOODLE
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly written and oral assignments, a midterm and final paper. Attendance in the Israeli film festival and a weekly movie screening are required.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Attendance at the Israeli Film Series. This course will count toward the Certificate in Jewish & Israel Studies but not towards the Religion major.