Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Film and Media Studies
CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
76702 FMS 293 RUSSIA GOES TO MOVIES Spring 2016 4.0 Open
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
4
Section Cap     
No Cap
Total Enroll     
18
Total Cap     
20
Cross Listed: CLT 215A, CLT 415A, FMS 293, FMS 493, RST 267, RST 267W, RUS 267 (P), RUS 267W
Instructors: GIVENS J
Description: The dawn of the age of movies coincided with the Russian Revolution, and film was Lenin’s favorite art form. The course surveys Russian film from the beginnings to the present. The course investigates the major role that cinema played in shaping the national and political identity of the Soviet Union, and looks at what was artistically interesting and popular about these films, some of whose directors, like Eisenstein and Tarkovsky, are among the world’s most influential filmmakers.
Clusters: H1CLT003, H1MLC001, H1RST001, H1RST003, H1RUS001, H1RUS005

CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
76688 FMS 293 RUSSIA GOES TO THE MOVIES Spring 2013 4.0 Open
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
7
Section Cap     
No Cap
Total Enroll     
16
Total Cap     
24
Cross Listed: CLT 215A, FMS 293, RST 267, RST 267W, RUS 267 (P), RUS 267W
Instructors: GIVENS J
Description: The dawn of the age of movies coincided with the Russian Revolution, and film was Lenin’s favorite art form. The course surveys Russian film from the beginnings to the present. The course investigates the major role that cinema played in shaping the national and political identity of the Soviet Union, and looks at what was artistically interesting and popular about these films, some of whose directors, like Eisenstein and Tarkovsky, are among the world’s most influential filmmakers.
Clusters: H1CLT003, H1MLC001, H1RST001, H1RST003, H1RUS001, H1RUS005