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
0.0 Credits

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.

Winter 2019 Schedule

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

Available
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Thursday 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Instructor: Vincent Coppola
364857
Fee:
$80.00
56 days left. Enroll by Jan 10, 2019
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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 January 18, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Jan 10, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114
Discussion
Thu Jan 17, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114
Discussion
Thu Jan 24, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114
Discussion
Thu Jan 31, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114
Discussion
Thu Feb 7, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114

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