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German Film Resources:

Scandinavian Film Resources:


How long?

Jane’s Abduction

Wednesday › Introduction to the course
Discussion: Watching silent film

Thursday › Screening
Discussion: Narrative structure
Reading: Film Art, pp. 78-92 (narrative)

Friday ›“How long do I have to live?”
Handout on "Expressionism in Film" (e-res)
Reading: Film Art, pp. 92-103 (narrative)
Study Question Due

Study Question
1. Identify and describe 2 important features of the film’s narrative structure, and explain what makes them important.

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