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Unformatted text preview: o Often we look at Bergman or Kurosawa o However, this time well be looking at two different French directors: Jean Renoir and Truffaut o Im looking to illustrate a certain continuity across European cinema o These films are central examples of dominant schools of filmmaking Renoir is at the center of the movement of Poetic Realism o Neo-realism is also an important movement o You should get a feel for both how different these films are from American cinema, and simultaneously you should understand the continuity of style Look for the continuity in the moral vision of these movies o For these reasons we wont be watching Kurosawas The Seven Samurai this semester, but its a wonderful movie, and you should watch it on your own time...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course ENG ENG2101 taught by Professor Daveshaaw during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10
- Madame Bovary