Prerequisite(s):ENGL 10400 FOR LEVEL UG WITH MIN. GRADE OF C- OR ENGL 10000 FOR LEVEL UG WITH MIN. GRADE OF B- OR ENGL 10800 FOR LEVEL UG WITH MIN. GRADE OF C-
Credit Hours: 3.00. A survey of the American and European cinema from its origins in technology and realism to the aesthetic implications presented by the coming of sound. Emphasis on the feature film and on the prevalent aesthetic attitudes in the first decades of the motion picture. Typically offered Fall Spring.