Images of Dissent: Spanish Film under Franco (MLS2017)

15 credits

This module combines an overview of cinema in Spain during the Franco dictatorship and Transition with close analysis of selected films. We will consider questions of  propaganda, popular film and art cinema.

It is suitable for Hispanic Studies students, particularly those following a Hispanic / European Film pathways. Students who have not previously studied cinema should have studied at least one level 1 Spanish culture module.

It is also suitable for Film Studies/ Visual Culture students, particularly those following a European cinema pathway. Students who have not previously studied Spanish culture should have studied at least one level 1cinema module.