Films of Jane Campion
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Division: The New School for Public Engagement
School: School of Media Studies
Course Number: NFLM 3045
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Explores the major works by New Zealand screenwriter, producer, and director, Jane Campion. Students are expected to watch (and write about) one film each week outside of class: Sweetie (1989), An Angel at my Table (1990), The Piano (1993), Portrait of a Lady (1996), and the TV serial Top of the Lake (2013). Class readings will writings, and essays by film historians and scholars. This is one of three five-week courses on cinema auteurs and complement each other when taken sequentially.
Course Open to: Degree Students