Study of Spanish film from the 1950s into the new century, within the complex matrix that is twentieth- and twenty-first-century Spain. Cinematic theory and the lexicon of film analysis. Spain's cinematic response to the Spanish Civil War and the subsequent exile and dictatorship years, gender definitions, and changing national identity during the democratic era. Conducted in Spanish.
Satisfies Area III for the major in Hispanic Studies. Counts towards Film & Media Studies.