Archaeology, History & History of Art

Film History

All CategoriesArchaeology, History & History of Art

Course synopsis

This course examines the role and impact of film from the silent era to the present. We look at approaches to the historical study of film and make comparisons across several countries, genres and periods.  We place the films in historical context and assess the production, style, content and reception.

Commencing Friday 24 September 2021

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Autumn 2021/22
Fridays, 13:30 - 16:00
Spring 2021/22
Fridays, 13:30 - 16:00
Summer 2021/22
Fridays, 13:30 - 16:00

About the teacher

Alan Sennett

Alan has taught modern history and film history for the Guild since 1997.  He studied modern history at Sheffield City Polytechnic, took an MA in Political Sociology at...

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