The film seminar is intended to discuss film representations of early modern European history. It will include a dozen of movies which cover several key areas (courtly culture, religion, visual arts, festivities, magic, etc.). Each screening will be preceded by a brief introduction. Students will be provided with recommended reading. Projection will be followed by a discussion.
All movies will be either in English or with English subtitles.
PROGRAM SEMINÁŘE / PŘEDNÁŠKY
Vatel Le Roi danse Tous les Matins de Monde Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead Prospero's Books The Draughtsman's Contract Mere Jeanne des Anges Le retour de Martin Guerre Barry Lyndon Nightwatching Dangerous Liaisons
POŽADAVKY K ZÁPOČTU / KOLOKVIU / ZKOUŠCE
Regular attendance, participation in discussions, short paper at the end of the term.