FILM BC 3201x Introduction to Film and Film Theory
Introductory survey of the history, aesthetics and theories of film. Topics
in American and International cinema are explored through weekly screenings,
readings, discussion, and lecture. A complete introduction to cinema studies,
this course is also the prerequisite for further film courses at Columbia and
Prerequisites: Open to first-year students. No departmental sign-up required in Fall 2011: students may add this course to their eBear and SSOL as usual. Corequisites: Emroll in the required Discussion Section through FILM BC 3204: Discussion Secton. Discussion Section Required. General Education Requirement: The Visual and Performing Arts (ART).