Spring 2019

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
AMI 101 INTRO ARTS OF THE MOVING IMAGE Examination of critical concepts in arts of the moving image from various perspectives. Spanning... Cunningham, Alexander
AMI 205 CONTEMPORARY DOCUMENTARY FILMS Integrated with the films and filmmakers of the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival. The art form... Pesci, Colleen
AMI 210 FILM GENRES A historical survey of motion picture genre as a stylistic and narrative device, including comedy,... Cunningham, Alexander
AMI 213 MELODRAMA EAST AND WEST Melodrama as a genre in literature and as a mode of representation in film and other media. Issues... Zhang, Ning
AMI 214S DOCUMENTING BLACK EXPERIENCES Interpretations of the black diaspora in documentary film from slavery to the present.... Tyson, Timothy
AMI 215 ANIMATED FILM Evolution of animation from the philosophical "toys" of the late eighteenth century to the major... Herbert, Douglas
AMI 224S WRITING THE TV DRAMA SERIES Some of the best dramatic writing today can now be found on television. This class will focus on... Bell, Neal
AMI 241L WEB PROJECT DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT Symuleski, Max
AMI 246S SOCIAL MOVEMENTS/SOCIAL MEDIA Examines uses and abuses of social media by social movements. Interested in a broader historical... Mottahedeh, Negar
AMI 266S POETIC CINEMA Inquiry into sources of "resonance" in international cinema with emphasis on films from Asia and... Khanna, Satendra
AMI 269 GLOBAL CHINESE CITIES Modern Chinese cities in and beyond China, particularly as represented in literature and film.... Zhang, Ning
AMI 272 THE MIDDLE EAST THROUGH FILM Film as access into the region through a series of direct as well as poetic connections woven... Kipervaser, Anna
AMI 273 RELIGION AND FILM A study of the relationship between motion pictures and religion. Focus on the comparative... Coates, Andrew
AMI 282S MODERNISM AND THE ARTS Stan, Corina
AMI 290S SPECIAL TOPICS IN FILM STUDIES Seminar version of Arts of the Moving Image 290. Instructor: Staff Furtado, Gustavo
AMI 296S ARTS ENTREPRENEURSHIP Student teams work on specific arts-based entrepreneurial projects. Teams comprised of students... Green, Douglas
AMI 301S MOVING IMAGE PRACTICE Film and digital video production in conjunction with the history and theory of these technologies... Sudak, Jason
AMI 301S MOVING IMAGE PRACTICE Film and digital video production in conjunction with the history and theory of these technologies... Haverkamp, James
AMI 306S WRITING THE MOVIE Theory and practice of the process of writing for the screen. Exploration of visual storytelling;... Russing, Cole L
AMI 306S WRITING THE MOVIE Theory and practice of the process of writing for the screen. Exploration of visual storytelling;... Hawkins, Gary
AMI 307S THEORY TODAY Introduction to major areas of research in Global Cultural Studies with focus on specific... Bassiri, Nima
AMI 310S ACTING FOR THE CAMERA Introduction to film and television acting. Consent of instructor required. Instructor: Staff Klein, Talya
AMI 323 INTERACTIVE GRAPHICS Introduction to interactive graphics programming for artists. Explores object-oriented programming... Kenney, Matthew
AMI 323 INTERACTIVE GRAPHICS Introduction to interactive graphics programming for artists. Explores object-oriented programming... Kenney, Matthew
AMI 331S DOC EXPER: A VIDEO APPR A survey of the forms that seriality has taken: from Arabian Nights and Journey to the West, to... Hawkins, Gary
AMI 340S EXPERIMENTAL FILMMAKING The history of avant-garde in film and video combined with production exercises. Instructor: Staff Kipervaser, Anna
AMI 352 3D MODELING AND ANIMATION Basic concepts of 3D modeling and animation; fundamentals of computer geometry; knowledge of basic... Triplett, Edward
AMI 352S TIME, SPACE AND FILM Exploration of temporal transformation, spatial articulation and subjectivity in the moving image.... Gibson, Joshua
AMI 355S CINEMATOGRAPHY In-depth investigation of cinematographic techniques and principles for motion picture production.... Milligan, Stephen
AMI 357S EDITING FOR FILM AND VIDEO Theory and practice of film and video editing techniques. Exploration of traditional film cutting... Kaul, Shambhavi
AMI 365S THE DOCUMENTARY TURN Traces the convergence of traditional 20th c. documentary narrative (oral history, photography,... Hogan, Wesley
AMI 366S VIDEO JOURNALISM Theories and concepts of television broadcasting; writing and editing for electronic media; issues... Owens, Lynn
AMI 369S ADVANCED MULTIMEDIA PRODUCTION Advanced production seminar encourages creativity, innovation, and collaboration. Two-person... Mataxis, Robert C
AMI 420S POLITICAL CINEMA IN LATIN AMER Furtado, Gustavo
AMI 429S HISTORICAL DOC. PRODUCTION Course examines how archival footage and photographs are used in historical documentaries about... Orenstein, Bruce
AMI 455S WORLD OF GAMING Kwon, Nayoung
AMI 496S ARTSVIS/AMI SENIOR CAPSTONE Senior capstone seminar focusing on Visual Arts practice and theory, Arts of the Moving Image... Lasch, Pedro
AMI 538 BLACK CAMERA This course interrogates still and moving images by and about people of African descent. Students... Cobb, Jasmine
AMI 575S GENERATIVE MEDIA AUTHORSHIP Covers Generative Media in all its forms. Lectures, workshops, discussions, one semester-length... Seaman, William
AMI 639S EXPANDED CINEMA This project-based course will explore moving image installation practices beyond the movie theater... Kaul, Shambhavi
AMI 643SL GLOBAL ART CINEMA Gibson, Joshua
AMI 643SL GLOBAL ART CINEMA Gibson, Joshua
AMI 692S CINEMATOGRAPHY Milligan, Stephen
AMI 693S EDITING FOR FILM AND VIDEO Kaul, Shambhavi
AMI 701S EXPERIMENTAL FILMMAKING Kipervaser, Anna