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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARTS 273 Documentary Film: History and Theory

This course examines the history and development of documentary film from its roots in 19th century art forms to the present. Students examine the many sub-genres, styles, techniques and methods used by documentary filmmakers in their cinematic representation of their vision and version of reality. Through weekly readings, screenings and discussions, students will develop critical standards as they analyze the impact of documentaries.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Offered Distance Learning: No
Liberal Arts and Sciences Designation: Humanities
SUNY General Education Designation(s): Arts, Humanities
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3