Chap 20 New Waves and Young Cinemas, 1958-67
-Economic boom after 1958 strengthened leisure-living lifestyle which raised Euro living standards
-Film company began to open up production to young directors in order to better attract affluent audience
The Late Silent Era in Hollywood (1920-28)
1919 - Volstead Act: outlawed all forms if alcohol beverages, led to the excesses of the age of Prohibition
Women change: ling full dress+hair+dance sedatebobbing hair, short skirt, dance Charleston + smok
Soviet Cinema in the 1920s
Mid-10s psychological melodrama as tradition
1917 two revolutionary Feb and Oct =>Vladimir Lenin creating USSR = cut off from rest of world [part due to no
negotiate w/communist govt]
1925- Soviet Montage movement bega
Chapter 13- France: Poetic Realism, the Popular Front, and the Occupation 1930-45
-depression struck at 1930s, French films had an influence around world second only to that of HLWD.
-weak studio system allows filmmakers flexibility and freedom
1) Frame number four from The Pawn Shop appears in the middle of the film.
Word Count: 646
To be quite honest, I never thought I would have to do an arts and crafts project in
college so when I was assigned the zoetrope assignment I was startled. I thought to myself, This
is going to be a piece of cake, so I pu
Mozhukhin Experiment (c 1923): Eyeline
match creates space/emotion that doesnt exist!
A (shot) + B (shot) = Z (concept)
Meaning is derived from the sequential
arrangement of the shotsNOT the
Tuesday, Week 5
Midterm (Thursday): Bring 2 #2 Pencils (w/Erasers)
Screening: Un Chien Andalou (1929)
Tuesday, October 27, 15
Tuesday, October 27, 15
A French military term meaning in
Written part of assignment, either
zoetrope or short-story, due tonight
Use the links on Canvas, you dont need
to reinvent the wheel, just a zoetrope
English 265 | HISTORY OF THE MOTION PICTURE: Part I, 1894-1932 | Fall 2016
Tuesdays 2:00 2:50pm & Thursdays 2:00- 4:50pm in PLC 180
Friday: Discussion sections (see your schedule for your assigned discussion section time and location)
Dr. Michael Arons
Zoetrope due in discussion tomorrow
Think/work on your paper as you go, its
due via CANVAS on Tuesday. Late
submissions will be penalized.
Thursday, October 8, 15
Early Cinema, 1894-1907
An Evolution of the Form
Bros. Melies Porter
Study with friends.
Review Dr. As slides.
Flashcards for dates, titles, major concepts, etc.
Use process of elimination for multiple choice.
Use evidence to support your claims with essay questions.
Dont hesitate to ask for cla
PEOP DEVI DATE MOVI ENTS
OFTEN CREDITED WITH
INVENTING THE MOTION
PICTURE, THIS MAN
HELPED FORM THE
TRUST IN 1908.
FINAL EXAM PREP
Pay attention to names and dates flashcards help
Re-watch all the short films and skim through the longer ones:
think about how they relate to their historical context
Review lecture notes!
Midterm! Shit Shit Shit Shit Shit Shit Shit Shit Shit Shit Shit
-People To Know -
Edward Mnybridge rst person to break continuous action into discrete
photographic units. Filmed Leland Stanfords horses (18W). invented the