High School Media 1 introduces students to the elements of cinematic language and the process of film production. It also develops students’ critical and creative abilities, enabling them to appreciate a variety of creative tools and skills, and to apply these in reading the work of others and to create their own work.
Unit 1 - Classical Continuity: Diegetic Space and Time
Unit 2 - Genre Theory: Horrible Horrors
Unit 3 - Soviet Montage: Experimentation
Unit 4 - Gender in Comedy: Feminist/Gender Theory