National Cinemas - France

University of Roehampton

Course Description

  • Course Name

    National Cinemas - France

  • Host University

    University of Roehampton

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    International Communications, Radio/Television/Film

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

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  • Overview

    Assessment: essay (4000 words) [100%]
    Prerequisite(s): 40/80 credits level HE2 (N)

    This module provides an insight into the importance of cinema as a key site for the construction of a national self-image. The module will adopt a range of theoretical, cultural and industrial approaches to the study of French cinema as a means of interrogating not only the term ‘national cinema’ itself but also as a means to understand the history of that cinema.

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