Five College Consortium

FRENCH CINEMA: PARIS ON SCREEN

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
French
Course Number: 
252
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course.: The City of Light is often portrayed by filmmakers as the quintessential romantic setting. Starting with the French New Wave, this course examines films that look at Paris differently, as a place where various urban, cosmopolitan, and/or diasporic subcultures live side by side, often unbeknownst to one another. Films by directors such as Truffaut, Godard, Varda, Sautet, Carax, Denis, Assayas, and Klapisch. Readings in film criticism. Papers and weekly screenings required. Course taught in French. Prerequisite: FRN 230, or permission or the instructor.
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Linked Course Comments: 
You must also register for a section.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
30059-S18

Course Sections

FRENCH CINEMA: PARIS ON SCREEN
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Martine Gantrel-Ford mgantrel@smith.edu TTh 10:30-11:50 HATFLD 107