American Cinema: Redefined

VMS 257S

Course examines the way films speak to the history of American nationhood as a whole. Considers the diversity of American Cinema and Hollywood’s international dominance. Explores how varieties of domestic film production develop in the shadow of the commercial film industry, how they differ from mainstream productions, and how they contribute innovations.
Curriculum Codes
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • CINE 257S
  • LIT 220S
Typically Offered
Spring Only