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Analysing Film

This module provides a close- up of filmic text as artform, as industry and as cultural phenomenon. Under the lens is a variety of such texts: it may include any avant-garde, and popular forms, covering Hollywood, Bollywood, Nollywood, and other cinemas. Filmic texts will be approached by adopting a number of theories applicable to visual textuality to engage with issues such as the nature of film as audio-visual form, processes of encoding/decoding specific to the filmic text, the act of watching, marketing cinema, visual narration, transmission of ideology
Faculty Department
FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES Department of Economics and Statistics
Contact Details
Administrative assistant: DILMAHOMED BOCUS Bibi Swaleha
Telephone: 4037400


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