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Academic Catalog 2017-2018
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
  Jan 19, 2018
Academic Catalog 2017-2018

MPFV322 Junior Major Viewing 1 3 cr.

This class is the first installment of a two-semester required course introducing film/video theory and criticism. The class explores film and video informed by changing media practice and by art. Screenings encompass installation and performance as well as single channel work. Both historical and contemporary work is presented. All work shown is considered in relation to semiotics, psychoanalysis, feminism, race, documentary practice, identity issues, and representation.

Prerequisites: MPFV211 and MPFV221

Departmental Requirement