Experimental Film and Video

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Experimental Film and Video

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Film Studies, Studio Art

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    An upper-level film or video production course or permission of the Instructor.
    Course fee approx. $100

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    A survey of the history and theories of the international avant-garde cinema, with lectures and technical labs to acquaint students with experimental film history, theory and production techniques. Students will collaborate in groups to use their theoretical knowledge to create a 3-5 minute experimental video.

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