ASIAN 3339

ASIAN 3339

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

This course provides an introduction to selected key themes in cinema and the moving image from South Asia. The course investigates documentary, artistic, and commercial cinemas, focusing on concepts and frameworks for understanding their development and their meaning. These include questions of form and narrative, the place of cinema during social and cultural transformation, and the relationship of the moving image in South Asia to developments in global cinema. Structured as a tutorial, this is a reading and discussion intensive course with limited enrolment.

When Offered Fall.

Breadth Requirement (GB)
Distribution Category (LA-AS)
Course Subfield (SC)

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  • 16638 ASIAN 3339   SEM 101