Sonic Cinema

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Sonic Cinema 2017-10-03T01:24:39+00:00

Project Description

This course explores the use of sound in relation to moving images, including film scoring, musicals, soundtracks, music videos, and experimental sound and video art. Significant attention is devoted to digital technology and media soundscapes. Several questions are addressed in the course: How does sound reinforce regimes of audiovisual representation? How does it disrupt them? To what political ends do artists deploy sound, music, and noise? What role does technology play in their effectiveness? Screenings range from Hollywood blockbusters and immersive media to fine art, video games, and independent cinema.

Instructor(s): Amy M. Herzog
Department: Visual Arts, Music
This project is only available to course participants.

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