Below are courses offered over the last 5 years



Aesthetics of Film

History of Cinema: Silent Era

History of Cinema Since 1945

Introduction to Documentary

Survey of Electronic Art


American Avant-Garde Film 1942-75

American Graphic Film

American Innovative Narrative

Asian Cinematic Modernisms

Cinema under Communism

Experimental Cinema since 1975

Film Among the Arts

Film and Modernism

International Film Noir

The New Narrative

The New Romanian Cinema

Post-War Italian and French Narrative

Spanish Auteurs: Buñuel, Saura, Almodovar

War in Film

Women’s Experimental Cinema


Aesthetics of Gaming

American Film Comedy 1920-45

Auteur Studies: Hitchcock, von Sternberg, Powell

Auteur Studies: Hou Hsiao-hsien and East Asian Cinema

Auteur Studies: The Legacy of Robert Bresson

Cinematic Romanticism

Contemporary Narrative Film

Curating Cinema

Mass Media and Its Discontents

Propaganda in Film

Science Fiction

Women in Japanese Cinema: Mothers and Courtisanes




Art and the Internet

Character and Story

The Conversation

Documentary and Social Media Workshop

Documentary Film Workshop

Electronic Media: Digital Animation

Electronic Media: Performance & Video

Found Footage, Appropriation and Pranks

Framing the Election

Graphic Film Workshop

Introduction to 16mm Film

Introduction to the Moving Image: Video

Introduction to Screenwriting I

Narrative Film Workshop

Non-Narrative Film Workshop

Script to Screen

Text to Voice: An Introduction to Writing for Media

Writing the Film


Advanced Screenwriting

Analog Video

Cinematic Adaptation

Ethnography Through Various Media

Experimental Ethnography

Gesture, Light and Motion

In the Archive

Interactive, Non-Linear Narrative

Landscape & Media

Notes on the Cinematographer


Sound & Picture Editing

Soundtrack: Ambient Sound and Experimental Structures

Stereoscopic 3D Video Production

Virtual Environments

Video Installation

Writing the Film: Science Fiction and Adaptation