Film, Media, Theater 230CN - Intermediate Courses in History and Theory: 'Latin American Cinema'
Latin American Cinema
Mount Holyoke College
This course offers a broad introduction to the history, politics and aesthetics of Latin American cinema through some of its most influential films. We address the revolutionary styles of agit-prop, Neo-Realism and Third Cinema, as well as Hollywood-style melodrama. The course also familiarizes students with the basic terminology, concepts and approaches of film studies.
Prereq: SPAN-212 or native fluency in Spanish.
Taught in Spanish.
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.