Languages and Film

  • Friday 28 February 2014
  • From 11:00 to 17:00

Please note that this is an all day event (£10 per student) and there will be no afternoon-only option.

This Study Day will include workshops in French, German, Italian and Spanish with a shared introductory lecture and plenary. The provisional programme includes workshops which focus on the following films, directors and themes:

  • French: Films techniques and examples from Les Choristes or from Truffaut’s films, origins of French cinema, adapting a novel to film
  • German: Good Bye, Lenin! and Das Leben der Anderen
  • Italian: Thematic focus on mafia films, thematic focus on cinema and stereotypes
  • Spanish: Films of Almodóvar, Machuca, thematic focus on sound and cinema