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Film Style and Form: Foreign Language Films

April 14–May 19

1:00–3:30 pm


Film Style and Form: Foreign Language Films


To fully appreciate the art of film, you must know the key elements of film language: mise-en-scene, cinematography, editing, and sound. Taught by film studies scholar and JBFC faculty  Theresa Dawson you’ll explore these concepts while watching clips and full-length foreign language gems.  Learn, watch, and read all about them in this engaging course, which will teach you to watch movies the way a filmmaker does.

  • Learn visual vocabulary and gain exposure to some of the most influential makers in cinema.
  • Read film analyses and criticism to deepen your knowledge.


This course will be held at the JBFC Media Arts Lab


6 Tuesdays, April 14-May 19

1:00–3:30 pm

$225 (members) $250 (nonmembers)

Nonmembers will be charged a $20 registration fee.