FAVBKa10 Seminar A (connected with introduction to Film Studies)

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2018
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Radomír D. Kokeš, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Martin Kos (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. PhDr. Jiří Voráč, Ph.D.
Department of Film Studies and Audiovisual Culture - Faculty of Arts
Supplier department: Department of Film Studies and Audiovisual Culture - Faculty of Arts
Fri 12:00–15:40 C34
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Film analysis. The Seminar is related to the course Introduction to Film Studies. Course objectives: deep understanding of the basic principles of film form, narrative and style, and an ability to analyze them. At the end of the course student should: - understsand the key concepts of systematic analysis of film - be able to analyze film narrative and style using formalistic analytical techniques - be able to express findings of the analysis in an original and clearly structured analytical essay, where each argument is based on concrete example
  • - Methodological introduction to neo-formalist film analysis
  • - Series of analysis of individual films
    required literature
  • KOKEŠ, Radomír. Rozbor filmu. 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2015. 264 pp. Spisy Masarykovy univerzity v Brně, Filozofická fakulta, sv. 430. ISBN 978-80-210-7756-0. Internetové knihkupectví Munipress info
  • THOMPSON, Kristin. Breaking the glass armor : neoformalist film analysis. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1988. x, 361. ISBN 0691067244. info
    not specified
  • KOKEŠ, Radomír D. Světy na pokračování. Rozbor možností seriálového vyprávění (Worlds To Be Continued. Analysing Possibilities of Serial Narrativity). Praha: Filip Tomáš – Akropolis, 2016. 240 pp. ISBN 978-80-7470-146-7. Autorovy stránky o knize. info
Teaching methods
seminars, essays (reading cards), critical reading
Assessment methods
Required course, qualifying examination: film analysis (8 pages)
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Seminář je určen pouze studentům prvního ročníku.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2004, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Spring 2010, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017.
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