Film Genre and Comedy

Where: Drama Department, Bristol University, Cantocks Close, Woodland Rd., Bristol, BS8 1UP

When: 22 April 2009 10:00am to 03 June 2009 8:00pm

This course examines how comedy is used in often surprising contexts within a range of different genres from horror to sci fi to political films. We’ll debate notions of genre and view different approaches to comedy on screen, and then we’ll watch and discuss a wide range of clips from films of different genres. Learners will be encouraged to bring their own experience to the discussions.

6 meetings: Wednesday evenings 7.30-9.30pm, starting 22 April 2009

To book: Phone: 0117 954 5471. Email: Department, Cantocks Close, Woodland Road,, Bristol BS8 1UP

Entry Cost: FREE

Posted by: Isobel Pierce 0117 9545471 | 19-02-2009

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