Current Series

 

Introduction to Film/Media Studies

This class introduces students to the field of Film/Media Studies, focusing on cinema‚Äôs formal elements and teaching students how to do close analysis. 

Professor: Eric Faden. Screenings are free and open to the public.

 

 

Film Theory

A survey of approaches to film analysis and critique, ranging from realist/formalist debates to psychoanalytic, feminist, and semiotics approaches.

Professor: Bastian Heinsohn. Screenings are free and open to the public.   

 

 

Tuesday Series

The Tuesday Film/Media Series brings to Lewisburg selections from the repertory of world cinema, as well as recent international and American independent films. Restorations, revivals and Central Pennsylvania premieres are presented with introductions, visiting filmmakers and post-screening discussions.

Programmer: Rebecca Meyers. Screenings are free and open to the public.
 

 

WRITING THROUGH FILM / MEDIA &
RACE AND FILM

Early fall screenings are for Prof Faden’s class, which examines various research methodologies for conducting original research through analysis of film and media texts. Subsequent screenings are for Prof Eisenstein’s class, which explores the representation of race in American cinema.

Professor: Eric Faden / Ken Eisenstein.  Screenings are free and open to the public.