History of the Cinema LIBA 9314 Email to a Friend Explore major movements in the history of film through our History of the Cinema course. Learn about Hollywood, from the silent era to the development of specific genres (musicals, gangster films and horror films). Also consider propaganda films, film noir, the major European traditions (Soviet Montage, German Expressionism, Italian Neo-realism, French New Wave) and the development of independent cinema. Analyze films and clips by representative filmmakers from each period. Contact Information 416-415-5000, ext. 2013 firstname.lastname@example.org Course Section(s) Available Class dates and registration for the upcoming year (September 2017 to August 2018) will be available on this website in early July 2017. Please visit this page again at that time. Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.