Realism, Formalism, and Meaning

Watch ONE of the following films — one film is available to stream in Canvas (look at the bottom of the list) and you can find streaming options for the other films by searching at (Links to an external site.). You can find information on each of the films at (Links to an external site.). You can also use the FREE streaming service provided by SBCC available at (Links to an external site.) — you will need to use your Pipeline information to log in — there’s a wide variety of films and it’s FREE. The list of questions you need to respond to are at the bottom of the page.
The views, representations, and language in these films do not represent the faculty or the college and both the films and their contents are intended for critical analysis. Please be sure to search the film you selected in (Links to an external site.) to familiarize yourself with the narrative and to prevent any possible triggers.
Vertigo (Alfred Hitchcock, 1958) > available in the LRC at the front desk (#23D)
Rififi (Jules Dassin, 1955)
The Bicycle Thief (Vittorio De Sica, 1948)
Osama (Siddik Bamak, 2003)
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Robert Wiene, 1920)
A Separation (Aghfar Farhadi, 2011)

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