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Reading Films Class

Dec 04, 2018 to Dec 04, 2018 7 - 8pm

A film projectorTuesdays
10/23-12/4
7-8p
Community Rooms (11/13 in the Teen Space)

An introductory look at how to read a film based on the basic pillars of film history, theory, and criticism. This class will take a look at the different elements of filmmaking and style to learn ways to identify technique while watching a movie. We will explore how filmmaking has evolved over the years and how those advancements have shaped film-going and film watching. Lessons will be supplemented with classic film theory essays, suggested viewings, film clips, and in-class discussions.

Presenter Michael Kamison is the Programming Director for Renew Theaters which operates the Ambler Theater, County Theater, Hiway Theater and the Princeton Garden Theatre. He is a graduate of Upper Dublin High School and then went on to get a Bachelor’s degree in Literature from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master of Fine Arts from Temple University. His favorite director is John Cassavetes and his favorite film is The Seventh Seal.

Registration is closed. Class is full.

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