African Film

Course taught in English. Histories and development of African Francophone and Caribbean film, from its inception to the present day. The sociocultural, economic, and political forces and imperatives defining its forms and directions. Questions this work raises in film aesthetics and theory as a whole. Screenings and analysis of films by Sembene, Achkar, Kabore, Mweze, Cisse, Drabo, Bekolo, Teno, Peck, Palcy, Lara, Haas, and others. (Gen.Ed. AT, DG)

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
French
Number: 
FRENCHST 353
Semester: 
Summer 2019
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, March 11, 2019 to Friday, July 12, 2019