Mexican Film: 19th Century to Present (OFFERED IN SPANISH)

Elective Courses

CINE 287 - Mexican Film: 19th Century to Present (OFFERED IN SPANISH)

SPAN 287
601 |Michael Solomon |T 5:30-8:30pm |MEYH B6

An overview of Mexican Cinema from its roots in the late 19th century to the present. Feature-length screenings include: Vámonos con Pancho Villa (Fernando de Fuentes, 1935), María Candelaria (Emilio Fernández, 1943), Los olvidados (Luis Buñuel, 1950), La pasión según Berenice (Jaime Humberto Hermosillo, 1975), El Topo (Alexandro Jodorowsky 1969) El lugar sin límites (Arturo Ripstein , 1977), Cronos (Guillermo del Toro 1992), Y tu mamá también (Alfonso Cuarón, 2001), Japón (Carlos Reygadas, 2003). Note: This course is taught in Spanish. Readings and required films are also in Spanish.

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