Silent Film

VMS 208S.01
Instructor: 
Whiteside, Thomas B

The first thirty-five years of cinema as an emerging art form and mode of communication. Aesthetic, technical, and cultural aspects of the medium will be considered in historical context, from nineteenth-century experiments to nascent narrative conventions and the first disruptive avant-garde movements. Focus is on close reading of relevant films. Instructor: Staff

Class Room 1: 
Class Bldg 103
Class Time 1: 
Duke Uid: 
101159