UC Berkeley Department of Film and Media

Department of Film & Media UC Berkeley

Courses / Graduate - Spring 2019

Spring 2019

  • Graduate Topics in Film: 3D - Dimensionality of the Moving Image

    240-001 | CCN: 25442

    Graduate Topics in Film: 3D - Dimensionality of the Moving Image

    Instructor: Kristen Whissel

    W 11:00 - 4:00 PM, Dwinelle 226 /// This course investigates the history and theory of the construction of the dimensionality (through depth, relief, perspective, and emergence effects) of still and moving 3D images across a range of media and … More

  • Graduate Topics in Film: Queer Aesthetics

    240-002 | CCN: 25473

    Graduate Topics in Film: Queer Aesthetics

    Instructor: Damon Young

    Tues 2:00 - 5:00 PM, Barrows 602 /// This course explores the encounter between queer theory and aesthetics. Moving away from the recent social scientific turn in queer studies, it seeks to unearth and advance approaches that focus on … More

  • Graduate Topics in Film: Inheriting Cultural Disaster

    240-003 | CCN: 26536

    Graduate Topics in Film: Inheriting Cultural Disaster

    Instructor: Miryam Sas

    TH 1:00 - 6:00 PM, Dwinelle 226 /// What does it mean to be born into the legacy of a cultural disaster that one did not experience oneself, but came to know only through the lives of others? How do major historical upheavals impact the … More

  • Graduate Film Theory

    200 | CCN: 32574

    Graduate Film Theory

    Instructor: Anne Nesbet

    M 11:00 - 4:00 PM, Dwinelle 226 /// This seminar will examine both traditional and recent critical approaches to a systematic and historical study of film. Although we will emphasize contemporary structuralist-semiotic, psychoanalytical, and … More