History and Criticism of the Cinema (i) (2015/2016)

Course code
4S01234
Name of lecturer
Alberto Scandola
Coordinator
Alberto Scandola
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-ART/06 - CINEMA, PHOTOGRAPHY AND TELEVISION
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Semestrino IA, Semestrino IB

Lesson timetable

Semestrino IA
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 3:40 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  
Semestrino IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 3:40 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  

Learning outcomes

Knowledge of cinema history and methodolgy of film-analysis.

Syllabus

Course content: The hollywood actor between acting and stardom.
The course start with an introduction to the history of cinema and to differents methods of interpretation of a film-text and progress with the analysis of the acting hollywood style. The analysis focuses on the perfomances of three hollywood stars: Marilyn Monroe, Ingrid Bergman and Scarlett Johansson

Nosferatu (Murnau), Un chien andalou (Bunuel), Quarto Potere (Welles),Roma città aperta (Rossellini), La donna che visse (Hitchcock), La valle dell'Eden (Kazan), Quando la moglie è in vacanza (Wilder), Gli spostati (Huston), Fino all'ultimo respiro (Godard), Match point (Allen), Under The Skin (Glazer),Lost in Translation(Coppola), Lucy (Besson)

Assessment methods and criteria

Written Examination

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016