24.213 | Fall 2004 | Undergraduate

Philosophy of Film


1 Introduction

Film: Cocteau, Jean. Beauty and the Beast (1946).

2 Film: Welles, Orson. Citizen Kane (1941).  
3 Film: Allen, Woody. The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985).  
4 Film: Visconti, Luchino. Death in Venice (1971).  
5 Film: Renoir, Jean. The Rules of the Game (1939).  
6 Film: Hitchcock, Alfred. The 39 Steps (1935).  
7 Film: Hitchcock, Alfred. Psycho (1960).  
8 Video: Camera Three: The Illustrated Hitchcock. Interview with Pia Lindstrom, 1972.  
9 Film: Hitchcock, Alfred. Vertigo (1958).  
10 Video: Orson Welles: Stories From a Life in Film. Interview with Leslie Megahey, BBC Television, 1989. First paper due
11 Film: Welles, Orson. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942).  
12 Film: Renoir, Jean. The Crime of Monsieur Lange (1936).  
13 Discussion

Film: Renoir, Jean. Le Roi d’Yvetot (on Petit Théâtre de Jean Renoir (1971)).

Second paper due

Course Info

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Fall 2004
Learning Resource Types
Lecture Videos
Written Assignments with Examples