JAPANESE CINEMA

AMES 661

An introduction to the history of Japanese cinema focusing on issues including the relation between the tradition-modernity or Japan-West in the development of Japanese cinema, the influence of Japanese films on the theory and practice of cinema abroad, and the ways in which cinema has served as a reflection of and an active agent in the transformation of Japanese society. Course includes several film screenings.(Same as Asian and Middle Eastern Studies 261, but requires extra readings, assignments, and meeting times.) Instructor: Chow

Day / Time: 

Tu 03:05 PM-05:35 PM

Location: 

Trent 142

Instructor: 

Odagiri, Takushi

Section: 

01