Schedule

English 293—Introduction to Film

Spring 2018

 

Date Work Due In-Class
January 18 Class Introduction

Mise En Scene

Life is Beautiful

January 25 Film Studies Ch. 1 Assign Short Paper #1

Fargo

January 30 Post Blog Post #1 N/A
February 1 Film Studies Ch. 2

Blog Post #1 (Hard Copy)

The Godfather
February 6 Post Blog Post #2
February 8 Film Studies Ch. 3

Blog Post #2 (Hard Copy)

Harold and Maude
February 13 Post Blog Post #3  
February 15 Film Studies Ch. 4

Blog Post #3 (Hard Copy)

Assign Research Paper

Apocalypse Now

February 20 Post Blog Post #4
February 22 Film Studies Ch. 5

Blog Post #4 (Hard Copy)

To Kill a Mockingbird
March 1 Film Studies Ch. 6

Blog Post #5 (Hard Copy)

Film Noir

The Maltese Falcon

 

March 6 Post Blog Post #6  
March 8 Short Paper #1 Due

Blog Post #6 (Hard Copy)

Reservoir Dogs
March 15 Spring Break—No Class
March 22 Film Studies Ch.7 Horror Films

Assign Short Paper #2

The Shining

March 27 Post Blog Post #7
March 29 Film Studies Ch. 10

Blog Post #7 (Hard Copy)

The Silence of the Lambs
April 3 Post Blog Post #8  
April 5 Film Studies Ch. 8

Blog Post #8 (Hard Copy)

The Western

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

April 10 Post Blog Post #9  
April 12 Research Paper Due

Blog Post #9 (Hard Copy)

The Outlaw Josey Wales
April 17 Post Blog Post #10  
April 19 Film Studies Ch. 9

Blog Post #10 (Hard Copy)

TBA
April 24 Post Blog Post #12
April 26 Short Paper #2 Due

Blog Post #12 (Hard Copy)

TBA