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 2021/2022 Spring semester
Merilyn Meristo (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
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.
Merilyn Meristo