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LIT 147 - Cinema as Literature

Unit(s): 3.0

Prerequisite: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate assessment
Advisory: READ 043 or appropriate assessment
Transfers to: UC, CSU

This course is for students interested in learning about the aesthetics of filmmaking, especially with regard to adaptation of literature to the cinematic medium. Films will be analyzed and evaluated according to their historical, social, cultural, aesthetic, and technical significance. Both American and international filmmaking will be covered.

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