Great Italian Cinema

GENINT 771.336

Osher (50+). In this course, we view some of the greatest Italian films and analyze how they use the verbal, visual, and visceral art form.

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Classroom
Starting at $80.00
As few as 5 weeks
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What you can learn.

  • Understand Italian cinematic style
  • Understand verbal, visual, and visceral art forms
  • Discuss films critically

About this course:

From the post-World War II Neorealismo period, which merged cinematic realism with a focus on glaring social problems and postwar poverty; to Fellini’s imitable cinematic style combining surreal carnival with incisive social critique; to the acclaimed films of present-day directors; Italian cinema has given us great cinema. In this course, we view some of the greatest Italian films and analyze how they use the verbal, visual, and visceral art form. Each Great Italian Cinema course will offer different films, none of which will be advertised ahead of time to ensure that the class is not affected by reviews and locked into preconceptions but rather sees each with a fresh awareness.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Tuesday
Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Instructor: Vincent Coppola
372277
Fee:
$80.00
38 days left. Enroll by Mar 31, 2020
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Notes

Plus members pay only $40 for this course. Visitors not permitted. Note: The instructor has a service dog that will be present during class.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 08, 2020
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Mar 31, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114
Discussion
Tue Apr 7, 2020
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114
Discussion
Tue Apr 14, 2020
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114
Discussion
Tue Apr 21, 2020
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114
Discussion
Tue Apr 28, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114

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