Introduction to Film History (EAF1504)

30 credits

This module will introduce you to key developments in the history of film and cinemagoing from pre and early cinema in the 1890s to the 1960s.  The module introduces you to a range of key movements in international film history in countries such as Britain, Italy, France, Japan, Germany and the USA. Attention will also be paid to the history of experimental and avant-garde filmmaking, and to the impact of changing technologies and social and political events in shaping film forms and film industries.