An introduction to contemporary Québec society as portrayed in film, with a focus on questions of individual and collective identities. Students will develop critical skills as readers of film as they examine feature films, documentaries, and animated short subjects. Typical directors include Arcand, Dolan, Jutra, Pool and Vallée.
Satisfies a major requirement in French and Francophone Studies.
Satisfies a minor requirement in French and Francophone Studies.
Satisfies Visual and Performing Arts distribution requirement.
Prerequisite: FRE 201 or FRE 212. Students who have completed FRE 220 or above must enroll in FRE 350.
FRE 230 is dual-listed with FRE 350.
(Not offered 2016-17.)