Analysis of films (m) (2016/2017)

Course code
4S003910
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
Sem. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni), Sem. IB

Lesson timetable

Sem. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni)
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  
Wednesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall SPA  
Sem. IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  
Wednesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall SPA  

Learning outcomes

Acquisition of a scientific methodology of analysis of the film.

Syllabus

The course examines some of the phenomena of contemporary Italian cinema: the fusion between documentary and fiction, the models of masculinity conveyed by a new generation of actors (Scamarcio, Timi, Rossi Stuart) and the directors considered as authors (Garrone, Sorrentino, Costanzo, Marcello).

Bibliography:
-Appunti delle lezioni
-Paolo Bertetto, a cura di, L'interpretazione dei film, Marsilio, 2015
-Gianni Canova, Luisella Farinotti, Atlante del cinema italiano. Corpi, paesaggi e figure del contemporaneo, Garzanti, 2011

Films:
Citizen Kane (Welles), 2001 A space Odissey (Kubrick), Rear Window (Hitchcock),A bout de soufflé (Godard),Le conseguenze dell'amore (Sorrentino), LA grande bellezza (Sorrentino), Primo amore (Garrone), Gomorra (Garrone), La solitudine dei numeri primi (Costanzo), Corpo Celeste (Rohrwacher), Un'ora sola ti vorrei (Marazzi), Buongiorno Notte (Bellocchio), La nostra vita (Luchetti).

Assessment methods and criteria

1. Short analysis of a film
2. Oral examen

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017