This page lists visiting instructors and artists, as well as descriptions of new classes. This page is updated every semester. See the current class list for full schedule of courses.
FILM 2004 - CU Film Studies Seminar: The Telluride Film Festival
Fall 2017 - F 12:30-4:50 PM - Professor Robinson
Offers students a unique first-hand understanding of the significance of the film festival circuit in the context of global film culture and scholarship. Students will attend Telluride Film Festival screenings, discussions and Q&A sessions. After the festival, weekly screenings of select films from the previous year's festival offer insight into the festival's influence on box-office and the industry's award season.
FILM 3041 - Environmental Cinema
Spring 2017 - Professor Espelie
Interrogates how fiction and nonfiction filmmakers, writers, cinematographers, and moving-image editors have been creatively responded to discoveries made in the field of environmental science. Using books by Rachel Carson and Scott MacDonald as a framework, we will examine a broad spectrum of filmmakers (e.g. Wed Anderson, Todd Haynes, Jennifer Baichwal, Bruce Conner, Percy Smith).