French Cinema
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Prantsuse filmikunst
Course title in English
French Cinema
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2023/2024 Spring semester
Kaia Sisask (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2024/2025 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
Knowledge about the history of French cinema. Capacities to analyse the esthetics of certain periods or schools of film art. Doing so on the bases of contemporary theories and methods
Brief description of the course
Differents periods of French cinema. Avangardism, impressionism, symbolism in cinema. Directors, critics, magazines.How to analyse films. Film and novel. The pre-requisite for the registration is A1 level in French.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- is able to periodise the history of French cinema;
- is able to analyse films from different aspects in their temporal and aesthetical context;
- has capability to do so using contemporary theories and methods.
Kaia Sisask
Prerequisite course 1
Prerequisite course 2