This unit introduces you to the history of Japanese film production with a focus on theory, criticism and reception. Films will be discussed according to themes and genres, and read in their sociopolitical contexts. It provides an initiated understanding of one of the most important film traditions in an international perspective.
|Academic unit||Asian Studies|
|6 credit points at 2000 or 3000 level in Asian Studies or 18 credit points at 1000-level including ENGL1011|
At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:
Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.