Film Festival Studies Program
The Film Studies Program at Santa Barbara City College offers opportunities for students to immerse themselves in 5 or 10 days of film viewing, writing, and learning at film festivals throughout the world. Each course takes place at a specified film festival as scheduled in the Current Class Schedule. There are extra fees for each course depending on festival and location.
Film Reviews blog used for the class (http://sbccfilmreviews.org).
|FS108A: Film Festival Studies: 10-days (3 units) will be offered Spring 2017 at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival.
Course begins: Wed. Feb. 1, 2017
Course ends: Fri. Feb. 10, 2017
Contact: Prof. Nico Maestu, firstname.lastname@example.org
Extras fees required for this course: NO FEES.
The package will include:
-1 Opening Night Film (No Gala)
-1 Closing Night Film (No Party)
-1 Women's Panel
-2 Virtuosos Tribute
-2 Artisans Tribute
-2 Directors Tribute
-14 Priority Access Film Tickets, admitted with Platinum Pass holders
-(Producers, Women, standby > it is highly recommened that you purchase tickets for the Producers and Screenwriters Panels on Sat. Feb. 4)
-Seminars, as well as, possible other Panel discussions in-class discussions with Festival Director, Filmmakers, and Film Programmers.
If you want to enroll in the class, email Prof Nico Maestu, email@example.com.
Wed-Thurs (2/1-2): 9:00-10:20 AM in LRC118
Fri (2/3 and 2/10): 10:00-11:20 AM in LRC118
Mon-Thurs (2/6-9): 9:00-10:20 AM in LRC118
+ daily meetings at the festival including Sat.
Requirements for this class:
- Morning class meetings at SBCC.
- Daily film screening at the festival: 2 films daily minimum > 20 films/events total for the class.
- Panels and some possible tributes.
- Daily writing / posting on Class Blog: http://sbccfilmreviews.org
- Class discussions
Click here for the list of Spring 2016 Student Film Critics at the festival.
There are two courses for the Film Festival Course depending on the length of the class:
FS108A — Film Festival Studies: 10-days (3 units)
Ten-day field course at film festivals to study U.S. and international fiction, experimental and documentary films. Focuses on the role of festivals in the film marketplace, emergence of new filmmakers, national cinemas, and the practice of writing film criticism. Film screenings supplemented by lectures, discussions, readings, and panel discussions. Fee required.
FS108B — Film Festival Studies: 5-days (2 units)
Five-day field course at film festivals to study U.S. and international fiction, experimental and documentary films. Focuses on the role of festivals in the film market place, emergence of new filmmakers, national cinemas, and the practice of writing film criticism. Film screenings supplemented by lectures, discussions, readings and panel discussions. Fee required.
For more information contact Nico Maestu at firstname.lastname@example.org.