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ITAL 5568 New Directors, New Directions: 21st Century Italian Cinema (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

Italian cinema of the twentieth century-from the innovations of postwar Neorealism, to the visionary experimentation of Fellini and Antonioni-influenced generations of filmmakers worldwide. Now in the new millennium, Italian cinema has blossomed once again, with revolutionary new directors participating in a cinemagraphic renaissance. This course explores the accomplishments of the most significant directors of the last twenty years, analyzing their films not only as works of literary and visual art but as also portraits of contemporary Italian society and culture.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Mattia Acetoso

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17