Indigenous Cinema Decolonizing the Screen
Formerly: WS 340
Intensive analysis of the work of Indigenous filmmakers with emphasis on Canada and the US. Topics include: de-colonizing the screen; identity, community and representation; the ethics or image-making; Indigenous women's filmmaking; Indigenous filmmaking as both an art form and a tool for social change. Examines the development of Indigenous cinema in Canada with special emphasis on documentaries, and looks at new directions in Indigenous cinema including experimental works and drama.
- Credit will be granted for only one of GNDR 340, WS 340.
- Minimum second-year standing; or
- permission of the department.