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2020-2021 Catalog
FIL 4839: Film Noir

Course Description for Film Noir

FIL4839: Film Noir
3

Description: This course examines film noir and neo-noir by identifying generic conventions and their transformation through time. It situates film noir in cinematic history and it examines the social and cultural themes of noir by recognizing the historical context of pre- and post-World War II America.