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Film & Textual Analysis (18+)

In the concluding part of our film theory series we dive into the subject of film form, and learn how to decode and analyse meanings and messages in cinema. Guided by your tutor you’ll develop the tools and techniques to look beneath the surface and unlock a deeper appreciation for the textual craftsmanship in filmmaking.


In the concluding part of our film theory series we dive into the subject of film form, and learn how to decode and analyse meanings and messages in cinema. Guided by your tutor you’ll develop the tools and techniques to look beneath the surface and unlock a deeper appreciation for the textual craftsmanship in filmmaking.


Part 1: Film Form Elements – ‘meanings’ and ‘messages’ in cinema

Part 2: Introduction to Semiotics

Part 3: Applying Semiotics

Part 4: Structuralism and Post-Structuralism (including narrative theory)

Part 5: Applying Structuralism and Post-Structuralism (including narrative theory)

Part 6: Analysis of Film Extract



SPECIAL OFFER:

Book Film & Audience Perspectives + Film & Representation Theories + Film & Textual Analysis together, in a single transaction, and pay just £50. (Admin fees apply for non-members).



FURTHER INFORMATION


Price: £20 / £18 Members


Tutor: Connor Winterton


Booking Information:


This 1 day course will run at Phoenix on Saturday 17 August 2024, 11.30am - 5pm.


You must be 18 or over to attend.


Cancellation Policy:


We do not offer refunds for cancellations of bookings, except in exceptional circumstances. In the event that an advertised course is withdrawn, we will endeavour to give 7 days’ notice and a full refund will be made.


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ABOUT THE TUTOR


Dr Connor Winterton is subject area lead and lecturer in Media Studies at Loughborough College. Connor has a PhD in Media and Cultural Studies, has lectured at undergraduate level, and has taught numerous short courses at Phoenix. Connor also produces and hosts the pop culture podcast Connor-tations, available for free on Spotify, and is also a reviewer and interviewer for the online publication Borrowing Tape.




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