What will you learn?
- To begin to understand the motifs and conventions of a variety of film genres, and their historical, social, and political contexts.
- To feel more confident in expressing opinions about film, using some technical language.
What will you do?
- Watch a variety of films and film clips to explore the narrative and stylistic characteristics of the genre.
- Take part in group discussions, and engage with presentations that explore key elements, and the social and cultural context, of film genre.
Who is it for?
- Anyone over the age of 18 interested in learning more about film. No previous experience is needed, just an enthusiasm for learning.
- The course will be led by Alina Trewhitt, along with a range of guest speakers.
- Wednesdays, 6 pm to 8 pm, from 3rd November to 1st December 2021 (6 sessions in total).
- Tyneside Cinema Figgis Suite (TBC).
- £80/£70 Concessions/Members (12 Places total)
The course will be in person but we will move online if the situation changes.
NO CANCELLATIONS. WE WILL CREDIT FOR A FUTURE COURSE. REFUNDS WILL ONLY BE ISSUED AT THE DISCRETION OF THE TYNESIDE CINEMA LEARNING TEAM.