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Rome, Italy

International Cinema

Global Temple Conference

Course Number: 
Art History
Semester(s) Offered: 
Fall 2023
Spring 2024
Spring 2023
Credit Hours: 

A selection of films from modern Europe and Third World cultures which demonstrate both their interaction with postmodern politics, theory and culture, and the development of an international alternative discourse to Hollywood commercial film-making. Films will be selected according to a theme each semester. Past courses: Italian Neo-Realism, Independent Film Makers, and Women in Film.

Special Notes: 

This course can be used to satisfy the university Core International Studies (IS) requirement. Although it may be usable towards graduation as a major requirement or university elective, it cannot be used to satisfy any of the university GenEd requirements.


In Rome, this course is cross-listed with English 2712, Italian 3240, and Italian 4240.

The Honors course listing for this class is ARTH 2910.