UC Berkeley Department of Film and Media

Department of Film & Media UC Berkeley

Courses / Undergraduate - Spring 2019

Spring 2019

  • The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    R1A - 001 | CCN: 22342

    The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    Instructor: Chi Li

    M/W 5:00 - 6:30 PM, Wheeler 202 More

  • The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    R1B - 001 | CCN: 22344

    The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    Instructor: The Staff

    M/W/F 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Wheeler 202 More

  • The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    R1B - 002 | CCN: 22345

    The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    Instructor: The Staff

    T/TH 3:30 - 5:00 PM, Wheeler 202 More

  • The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    R1B - 003 | CCN: 22346

    The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    Instructor: The Staff

    T/TH 12:30 - 2:00 PM, Wheeler 202 More

  • The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    R1B - 004 | CCN: 22348

    The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    Instructor: The Staff

    M/W/F 1:00 - 2:00 PM, Wheeler 202 More

  • The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    R1B - 005 | CCN: 22348

    The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    Instructor: Lisa Jacobsen & Lida Wu

    M/W/F 1:00-2:00PM, Wheeler 202 More

  • The History of Film II

    25B | CCN: 22354

    The History of Film II

    Instructor: Eileen Jones

    M/W 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM, Dwinelle 142; Screening Wednesday 3:30 - 6:30 PM, Dwinelle 142 /// In this introductory survey course we will examine the history of cinema from the impact on national cinemas of the rise of Fascism in 1930s Europe … More

  • Special Topics in Film Genre: Film Noir

    108 - 002 | CCN: 22356

    Special Topics in Film Genre: Film Noir

    Instructor: Mary Ann Doane

    T/TH 11:00 - 12:30 PM Dwinelle 142; T 2:00 - 5:00 PM Screening, Dwinelle 188 /// The study of films as categorized either by industry-identified genres (westerns, horror films, musicals, film noir, etc.) or broader interpretive modes … More

  • Documentary

    128 | CCN: 22358

    Documentary

    Instructor: Natalia Brizuela

    T/TH 12:30 - 2:00 PM Dwinelle 142; Screening Wednesday 7:00 - 10:00 PM, Osher Theater /// This course surveys the history, theory and practice of documentary film and video. We will explore the term and the way it has changed, … More

  • Feminist Film Theory

    140 - 001 | CCN: 22360

    Feminist Film Theory

    Instructor: Emily Carpenter

    M/W 12:30 - 2:00 PM, Dwinelle 188; Screening Monday 3:30 - 6:30 PM, Dwinelle 188 /// More

  • Beginning Screenwriting

    180 | CCN: 22363

    Beginning Screenwriting

    Instructor: J. Mira Kopell

    Tues. 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Dwinelle 226 /// Students explore the art and craft of writing a feature length, narrative screenplay. Each writer pitches three story ideas, chooses one concept to develop into an outline/treatment and then … More

  • Film and Media Cultures

    20 | CCN: 25128

    Film and Media Cultures

    Instructor: Jacob Gaboury

    M/W 9:30 - 11:00 AM, Dwinelle 142; Screening Monday 2:00 - 5:00 PM, Dwinelle 142 /// This course introduces students to ways of thinking about “film” and “media” – including print media, … More

  • The History of Film I

    25A | CCN: 25130

    The History of Film I

    Instructor: Emily Carpenter

    M/W 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM, Dwinelle 142; Screening Tuesday 2:00 - 5:00 PM Dwinelle 142 /// This course walks students through the history of cinema from an examination of the earliest proto-cinematic optical devices to the first … More

  • Special Topics in Film Genre: Silent Film Comedy

    108 - 001 | CCN: 25440

    Special Topics in Film Genre: Silent Film Comedy

    Instructor: Emily Carpenter

    T/TH 9:30 - 11:00 AM Dwinelle 188; TH 3:30 - 6:30 PM Screening, Dwinelle 188 /// The study of films as categorized either by industry-identified genres (westerns, horror films, musicals, film noir, etc.) or broader interpretive … More

  • Documentary Production

    184 | CCN: 26666

    Documentary Production

    Instructor: The Staff

    T/TH 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Dwinelle 135 /// This class focuses on practices and techniques of non-fiction digital filmmaking. The class examines important techniques of non-fiction film, such as research and writing for non-fiction, the … More

  • The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    R1A - 002 | CCN: 30824

    The Craft of Writing - Film Focus

    Instructor: Althea Wasow

    T/TH 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Dwinelle 209 More

  • Special Topics in Film Genre: History of Animation

    108 - 003 | CCN: 32085

    Special Topics in Film Genre: History of Animation

    Instructor: Russell Merritt

    T/TH 12:30 - 2:00 PM Dwinelle 188; Screening Wednesday 3:30 - 6:30 PM, Dwinelle 188 /// In this course we study the major currents in international animation from the silent pioneering work of Winsor McCay and Emile Cole … More

  • Senior Seminar: Dead Media Research Studio

    105 | CCN: 32087

    Senior Seminar: Dead Media Research Studio

    Instructor: Jacob Gaboury

    Tues 2:00 - 5:00 PM Dwinelle 226 /// This course is devoted to media archaeology, that is, historical research into forgotten, obsolete, or otherwise “dead” media technologies. This might include typewriters, phonographs, Polaroid … More

  • History of Avant-Garde Film

    129 | CCN: 32088

    History of Avant-Garde Film

    Instructor: Eileen Jones

    M/W 9:30 - 11:00 AM, Dwinelle 188; Screening Thursday 3:30 - 6:30 PM, Dwinelle 142 /// This course is a survey of the history and aesthetics of the international film Avant-Garde from the 1920s to the present. The course explores the … More

  • Introduction to Digital Video

    26 | CCN: 32182

    Introduction to Digital Video

    Instructor: David Borengasser

    F 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Dwinelle 135; Screening Friday 1:00 - 4:00 PM, Dwinelle 135 /// Film 26, Moving Image Media Production, is an introduction to digital video production. This course provides a basic foundation for digital video … More

  • Advanced Digital Video

    186 | CCN: 32190

    Advanced Digital Video

    Instructor: J. Mira Kopell

    T/TH 1:00 - 4:00 PM, Digital Media Lab, Dwinelle 135 /// More

  • National Cinema: German Cinema

    160 | CCN: 32402

    National Cinema: German Cinema

    Instructor: Deniz Gokturk

    M/W 2:00 - 3:30 PM, Dwinelle 188; Screening Tuesday 5:00 - 8:00 PM, Dwinelle 142 /// This course will focus on the cinema of a particular nation or region. More