SLST 450

Cold War on Film

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

A study of the enemy's image in Soviet and Western films of the Cold War era. Analysis of films and related literary and political texts tracing the cultural construction of Cold War animosity from 1945 to the recent renewal of geopolitical rivalry between Russia and the West.


  • May count towards a Minor in Film Studies.
  • No knowledge of Russian required.

Undergraduate course in Slavic Studies offered by the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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