SLAV 2160 Russian and Soviet Cinema: History, Theory, Practice (Spring: 3 )
An overview of the main trends, films, and directors of Russian and Soviet cinema from the early 1900s to the early 1990s, with particular attention to structure, ideology and historical context as well as connections between film and literary texts. Works by Eisenstein, Kalatozov, Muratova, Protazanov, Pudovkin, Tarkovsky, Vertov and others along with a consideration of Soviet contributions to film theory. All lectures, discussions, readings, and papers in English.
Instructor(s): Maxim D. Shrayer
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Last Updated: 02-May-16