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French cinema’s vitality and diversity make it one of the most successful on the international scene and by taking this course, you will be taken on a dramatic journey exploring the many changing and distinct features of French society through the lens of its cinema. The course will help you examine France’s major sociopolitical issues (such as gender, identity, immigration, wealth divide, etc.) as they have been and are represented by both well-known directors and emerging talents, enabling you to acquire a detailed understanding of important social, political and cultural changes in France since the end of the Second World War.

Study Level


Offering Terms

Term 1



Delivery Mode

Fully on-site

Indicative contact hours


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Additional Information

This course is offered as General Education.

Pre-2019 Handbook Editions

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