Exploding the Film Canon

What makes a film ‘classic’? And why might we want to argue? 

In this series of three lectures Visiting Professor Ian Christie looks at the idea of a film canon, who constructs it, and at what's missing from the Western canon.

Future Lectures In This Series
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What Makes a Film Classic?

Professor Ian Christie FBA
Monday, 18 January 2021 - 6:00PM
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Far From Hollywood: New Kinds of Classic Film

Professor Ian Christie FBA
Monday, 15 February 2021 - 6:00PM
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Could Streaming Change the ‘Classic Film’ Canon?

Professor Ian Christie FBA
Monday, 15 March 2021 - 6:00PM