THEORY AND TECHNIQUES OF CINEMA AND AUDIOVISUAL MEDIA (WITH WORKSHOP)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course aims to provide the methodological and analytical tools to understand, to the study of cinema, of our contemporary medial experience.
Course contents summary
The course aim to analyze the narrative and communicative strategies displayed by film industry in the XX century. Cinema has been a decisive model for the audiovisual media that characterize our time. During the course, by studying some movies, we will focus on the techniques that made cinema the crucial medium of XX century and not only.
Roberto Campari, Cinema, generi, tecniche, autori, Mondadori, Milano
Walter Benjamin, L'opera d'arte nell'epoca della sua riproducibilità tecnica, Einaudi, Torino
Ruggero Eugeni, La condizione postmediale, La Scuola, Brescia
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