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The Silents

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Course Description:

Silent movies are often referred to but not frequently watched. This film studies course
gives us the opportunity to dwell on the genre for four weeks with international films of the 1920s featuring subject matters of adventure, drama, dystopia and comedy. Films will be selected from Metropolis, Un Chien Andalou, Man with the Movie Camera, Queen Kelly, Wings, Battleship Potemkin, The Kid, The Gold Rush, The General, Steamboat Bill and Safety Last.


Tuition: $45.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

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Tuesdays, Nov. 21, 28; Dec. 5, 12 *2:00 – 5:00pm* (4 sessions)


CSUMB at Ryan Ranch


Malcolm Weintraub, Carmel resident and inveterate cineaste, is a devotee of film studies paying special attention to cinema thematics. His popular series include "Emigre Filmmakers in Hollywood," 'Morality and Ethics in Cinema" and more.