ST-Spanish Cinema

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Spanish
Course Number: 
397PP
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Analysis of several films by some of the most important Spanish directors from the sixties to the early 21st Century, in the context of Spanish history, society, culture and politics. Special attention will be given to films by Bu?uel, Saura and Almodovar. The following topics will be analyzed: representation of gender; history; filmic narrative; role of religion; sexual and sociopolitical repression; violence and transgression; and other topics. Films have sub-titles. Course taught in English. Course may be used for Certificate in Film Studies.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
32924

Course Sections

ST-Spanish Cinema
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 Barbara Zecchi M 4:00PM 6:30PM