Italian Cinema
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Itaalia filmikunst
Course title in English
Italian Cinema
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2021/2022 Spring semester
Kristiina Rebane (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
During the course, special emphasis is given to studying Italian Cinema’s authors after the WWII. Opportunities to acquire skills to analyse the esthetics of certain periods or schools of film art, doing so on the basis of contemporary theories and methods.
Brief description of the course
Discussion about the relationship between the so-called national identity and film art. Italian auteur cinema. Film adaptions and autobiographical films. Portarying history and societal problems. Feminist film theory: issues of gender. The pre-requisite for the registration is A1 level in Italian.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- has capacity to periodise the history of Italian cinema;
- has capacity to analyse the films from different aspects in their temporal and aesthetically context;
- use contemporary theories and methods for analysing, to do research on relevant scientific resources.
Kristiina Rebane