Film Studies

FILM 348-C01 Thinking About Film                                           

Philippe Mather              CRN 11493                       M 1430-1715  

The development of film theory and criticism from the silent period to the present. Major writings in silent film theory, montage theory, realism, auteurism, semiotics, psychoanalytic and spectatorship theories will be investigated.


FILM 380AP-C01 Indigeneity in Film                                         

Philippe Mather              CRN 11494                         T 1430-1715  

This course will examine the representations of First Nations people by Indigenous and non-Indigenous filmmakers. Topics will include the construction of non-Indigenous identities, exoticism and otherness, tradition and modernity.