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GERM 304 003 (Lecture)

German Cinema (in English)

Screening, discussion, and critical analysis of German cinema from the silent era to the 21st century.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Location: Vancouver

Term 2 (Jan 04, 2021 to Apr 08, 2021)

Cr/D/F Grading Change Dates

Last day to change between Credit/D/Fail and percentage grading (grading options cannot be changed after this date): January 15, 2021

Withdrawal Dates
Last day to withdraw without a W standing : January 15, 2021
Last day to withdraw with a W standing
(course cannot be dropped after this date) :
March 05, 2021

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-  Reel Cities: How has cinema transformed the way we represent and inhabit cities? From the futuristic skyline of Metropolis to the post-WWII ruins in Zentropa, urban filmscapes have largely contributed to the shaping and reshaping of German culture. This course proposes a trajectory through German and international film history and the urban imaginary. Our objectives will be twofold: first, we will follow the motif of the "reel city," distinguishing among its various configurations; and secondly, we will develop a theoretical framework for film analysis and interpretation. Lectures and discussions will be in English.

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