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Lecture : Philosophy of Film Lec 1
By Irving Singer | Philosophy of Film
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Course Description
This course is a seminar on the philosophical analysis of film art, with an emphasis on the ways in which it creates meaning through techniques that define a formal structure. There is a particular focus on aesthetic problems about appearance and reality, literary and visual effects, communication and alienation through film technology.
Courses Index
1 : Philosophy In Film and Other Media   (Irving Singer / MIT)
2 : Film as Visual and Literary Mythmaking   (Irving Singer / MIT)
3 : Introduction to Theory of Literature   (Paul Fry / Yale)
4 : Introductory Political Philosophy   (Steven Smith / Yale)
5 : Jalaluddin Rumi - A Great Philosopher   (General Varied / General - Varied)