Estruturas Narrativas II

Video e Cinema Documental
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 TP + 3,0 OT

Lecturer
- José António Marques de Oliveira e Vieira da Cunha

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
An overview of the origins and consolidation of Hollywood cinema and its impact at transhistorical and transcultural level.

Program
Intrigue or Character? The aristotelian answer. The role models and the construction of the antagonist. Jon Franklin's outline. Syd Field's paradigm. Tale morphology according to Vladimir Propp. The approach of Bettelheim to fairy tales. Campbell's monomyth.

Evaluation Methodology
Assiduity and class performance 20%
Oral presentation of an individual paper 80%
Final exam.

Bibliography

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by audiovisual resources.

Software used in class