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Autumn Courses Offered in English: Cinema Crime Scenes

Submitted by Stephanie N. Welch on May 15, 2012 - 12:23pm
Cinema Crime Scenes course poster

This fall, Germanics is once again offering popular courses in English including Cinema Crime Scenes, GERMAN 275 (offered with SCAND 275 and COMP LIT 270).

“How many bodies do you think we’ll find?” Acts of violence and mysterious motives have fascinated cinema audiences for more than a century. This introduction-to-film course gives you a set of tools for investigating and writing about the cinema. Directors to be discussed include such notables as Fritz Lang, Carl Dreyer, Errol Morris, Billy Wilder, and Aki Kaurismäki; films include M, Vampyr, Double Indemnity, The Thin Blue Line, and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.