Exploration of French film, from colonial documentary to contemporary “bromance,” through the lens of race. Particular attention to the complexities of race in France; historical and cultural context; formal film analysis; postcolonial and critical race theory. Taught in English, remotely. Fulfills the GE requirement for “Literary and Cultural Analysis” and “Visual and Performance Arts Analysis and Practice,” and the Diversity Requirement. For more information, consult course website: https://ccle.ucla.edu/course/view/20F-FRNCH41-1.
French 41: France and its Others: Race, Ethnicity and Difference in French Cinema
Instructor: Lia Brozgal