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CINEMA 003 HISTORY OF MOTION PICTURES (UC:CSU) 3 UNITS
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 2 hrs, Lab: 2 hrs
Covers classics and important films from the birth of the medium to the present time. Films are screened and discussed with regard to their cultural influence. The course follows the evolution of the art, industry and technology involved in movie making.

CINEMA 004 HISTORY OF THE DOCUMENTARY FILM (UC:CSU) 3 UNITS
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 2 hrs, Lab: 2 hrs
Examines the development of documentary and nonnarrative films from the 1890’s to present day. Includes historical, propaganda, educational, commercial, cinéma vérité and direct cinema. Students will develop critical standards for judging documentary films.

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Curtis Stage - Chair - Professor

818. 364. 7771

stagecj@laccd.edu

John Huynh (Huy Huynh) - Full Time - Assistant Professor

818. 833. 3384

huynhhd@LAmission.edu