Fall '99 Course Guide

Courses in Film and Video Studies (Division 368)

Fall Term, 1999 (September 8 December 22, 1999)

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F/V 200. Introduction to Film, Video and Television Production.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Terri Sarris

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (CE). Laboratory fee ($50) required.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: Laboratory fee ($50) required.

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This course will provide students with a basic introduction to hands-on production in film, video, and television. Pre-production, production, and post-production (from basic script form to directing to editing) are all covered, and the differences as well as the similarities of these three related media are explored.

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F/V 200. Introduction to Film, Video and Television Production.

Section 002, 003.

Instructor(s): Robert Rayher

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (CE). Laboratory fee ($50) required.

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F/V 200. Introduction to Film, Video and Television Production.

Section 004, 005.

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (CE). Laboratory fee ($50) required.

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F/V 236/RC Hums. 236. The Art of the Film.

Section 001 Students are Required to Attend Film Viewing on Tuesday 7-11 pm, with an Alternate Screening on Thursday 7-11 pm

Instructor(s): Hugh Cohen

Prerequisites & Distribution: (4). (HU). Laboratory fee ($45) required.

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F/V 300. Filmmaking I.

Section 001 Film/Video concentrators Only

Instructor(s): Frank Beaver

Prerequisites & Distribution: Film-Video 200. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee required.

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F/V 300. Filmmaking I.

Section 002 Film/Video concentrators Only

Prerequisites & Distribution: Film-Video 200. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee required.

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F/V 302. Television Studio I.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Terri Sarris

Prerequisites & Distribution: Film-Video 200. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in Comm. 421. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee ($35) required.

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F/V 310. Screenwriting.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): James Burnstein

Prerequisites & Distribution: Film-Video 200. Completion of the introductory composition requirement. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee required.

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F/V 310. Screenwriting.

Section 002.

Prerequisites & Distribution: Film-Video 200. Completion of the introductory composition requirement. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee required.

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F/V 350. The History of American Film.

Section 001 Required Screening on Monday Evening from 5-7 pm, Or Alternate Screening on Wednesday 5-7 pm

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (HU). Laboratory fee ($35) required.

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F/V 361/WS 361. Women and Film.

Section 001 Required Screening on Tuesday Evenings from 4-6 pm

Instructor(s): Gaylyn Studlar (gstudlar@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee ($45) required.

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F/V 370. Television History.

Section 001 Required Film Screening Tuesday, 6-8 pm, with Alternate Screening on Thursday, 6-8 pm

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (HU). Laboratory fee ($35) required.

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F/V 399. Independent Study.

Prerequisites & Distribution: Permission of instructor. (1-4). (Excl). Does not count toward film-video concentration requirements. Laboratory fee required. (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

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F/V 400. Filmmaking II.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Robert Rayher

Prerequisites & Distribution: Film-Video 300 or equivalent experience in filmmaking and permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee required.

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F/V 402. Television Studio II.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Terri Sarris

Prerequisites & Distribution: F/V 302. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee ($35) required.

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F/V 405. Computer Animation I.

Section 001.

Prerequisites & Distribution: Film-Video 200, and permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee required.

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F/V 412/English 412. Major Directors.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Jonathan Freedman (zoid@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (HU). Laboratory fee ($35) required. May be repeated for a total of nine credits.

Credits: (3; 2 in the half-term).

Lab Fee: Laboratory fee ($35) required.

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

See English 412.001.

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F/V 413/English 413. Film Genres and Types.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (HU). Laboratory fee ($35) required. May be repeated for a total of nine credits with department permission.

Credits: (3; 2 in the half-term).

Lab Fee: Laboratory fee ($35) required.

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

See English 413.001.

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F/V 414. Film Theory and Criticism.

Section 001 Required Screening on Monday 6-8 pm, with Alternate Screening on Tuesday 4-6 pm

Instructor(s): Ira Konigsberg

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee ($35) required.

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F/V 417. Screenwriting Master Class.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): James Burnstein

Prerequisites & Distribution: FV 310, current enrollment in 410, and permission of the instructor. Limited to students whose screenwriting work is judged as outstanding. (1-3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of six credits.

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F/V 422. Topics in Avant-Garde Film.

Section 001 Required Screening on Monday 6-9 pm, with Alternate Screening on Tuesday 6-9 pm

Instructor(s): Edward Dimendberg (eddimend@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee ($35) required.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: Laboratory fee ($35) required.

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

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F/V 427. Screenwriting III.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): James Burnstein

Prerequisites & Distribution: FV310, 410, and permission of the instructor. Limited to students whose work is judged as showing outstanding potential in writing for the screen. (3). (Excl).

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F/V 441. National Cinemas.

Section 001 Required Film Screenings Monday, 4-6 pm

Instructor(s): Frank Beaver

Prerequisites & Distribution: Film-Video 360. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee ($50) required. May be repeated for a total of six credits.

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F/V 480. Internship.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites & Distribution: Concentration in Film and Video Studies. (2). (Excl). Offered mandatory credit/no credit. May not be included in a concentration in Film/Video. (EXPERIENTIAL). May be repeated for a total of six credits.

Credits: (2).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This course is restricted to Film/Video concentrators who work, under careful supervision, in some part of the film or video industry. Students will work in some aspect of preproduction, production, or postproduction, in the creative or business areas of film and video, documenting their experiences and learning in a journal that must be submitted for final credit.

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F/V 490. Senior Honors Research.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites & Distribution: Acceptance as an Honors Candidate in Film and Video Studies. (1-4). (Excl). Laboratory fee required. (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for a total of four credits.

Credits: (1-4).

Lab Fee: Laboratory fee required.

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This course is restricted to students taking Honors in the Program in Film and Video Studies. Students work independently with a faculty member in the Program on a thesis or on a film or video project during their senior year.

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F/V 500. Directed Study in Film and Video.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites & Distribution: Permission of instructor. (1-4). (Excl). Laboratory fee required. (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for a total of six credits.

Credits: (1-4).

Lab Fee: Laboratory fee required.

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

Advanced course permitting intensive study of film and/or video subject under supervision of a Film/Video faculty member.

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