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The Things I Saw In Film School

by Cameron Buckley
The Things I Saw In Film School by Cameron Buckley
Below is a list of all the films I have been assigned and watched since starting film school. It will be constantly updated, and I will include course names and numbers. Hopefully, one can use this list to create their own at home film studies courses. Notes I am a screenwriting focused major, so I unfortunately will not take nearly as many study courses as I would like to. I did not include films that are listed in other courses (The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari was seen in several classes, for instance). Courses with (in progress) are currently being taken. List of courses (to save you some scrolling so you can just find what you want… Read more

Below is a list of all the films I have been assigned and watched since starting film school. It will be constantly updated, and I will include course names and numbers.

Hopefully, one can use this list to create their own at home film studies courses.




Notes
I am a screenwriting focused major, so I unfortunately will not take nearly as many study courses as I would like to. I did not include films that are listed in other courses (The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari was seen in several classes, for instance). Courses with (in progress) are currently being taken.

List of courses (to save you some scrolling so you can just find what you want below):

Gender in Documentary Film
Horror Film
Sci-fi/horror film and Archaic Religion
Film history
Aesthetics of French Cinema
African Cinema
Choreography for Camera
Shot Composition
East German Cinema


FLM – 3663 – GENDER IN DOCUMENTARY FILM (completed)
Middle Sexes: Defining He and She (Not in database)
Tough Guise (not in database)
Sexism in Language: Thief of Honor, Shaper of Lies (not in database)
Outrage
Mickey Mouse Monopoly: Disney, Childhood, and Corporate Power (not in database)
He said She said: gender, language, and communication (not in database)
Reviving Ophelia
Date Rape Backlash (not in database)
Killing us Softly 3 (not in database)
Off the Straight and Narrow (not in database)
For the Bible tells me so
Tying the Knot

FLM – 4263 HORROR FILM (completed)
Eyes without a Face
House with Laughing Windows
Cinderella (2006) NOT IN DATABASE
Godzilla
High Tension
Peeping Tom
Psycho
The Eye
28 Days Later
Santa Sangre
Freaks
The Devil’s Backbone
Cat People
Silent Hill
Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Nosferatu
Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

FLM – 1973 SCI-FI/HORROR FILM AND ARCHAIC RELIGION (completed)
Herzog’s Nosferatu
Bride of Frankenstein
Frankenstein
Night of the Living Dead
The Birds
Carrie
Alien
The Thing
Dawn of the Dead

FLM – 2273 FILM HISTORY (completed)
Sunrise
Cleo from 5 to 7
October (ten days that shook the world)
Bringing Up Baby
Stagecoach
Citizen Kane
Double Indemnity
Singin’ in the Rain
Night of the Living Dead
Bonnie and Clyde
Big Lebowski
Star Wars
Metropolis

FLM – 2333 AESTHETICS OF FRENCH CINEMA (Completed)
White Material
Trip to the Moon
Arrival of a Train
Rules of the Game
The Raven
Children of Paradise
Mr. Hulot’s Holiday
Orpheus
The 400 Blows
Hiroshima mon amour
Pierrot Le Fou
Army of Shadows
Vagabond
La Femme Publique
Cache
The Class

FLM – 4363 – AFRICAN CINEMA (completed)
Days of Glory
Camp de Thiaroye
Battle of Algiers
The Great White man of Lambarene
Colonial Misunderstanding
Lumumba
Black Girl
The Forest
Xala
Keita! Voice of the Griot
Delwende
The Night of Truth
A Screaming Man
Waiting for Happiness

FLM – 3283 – Film Theory (completed)
The Shop on Main Street
Treasure of the Sierra Madre
High Noon
To Kill a Mockingbird
This Sporting Life
Memento
The Full Monty
All the President’s Men
Adieu Phillipine
In the Mood for Love
Far From Heaven
The Graduate

FLM – 4862 – Choreography for Camera (completed)
The Red Shoesduring summer break
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
The Gold Diggers of 1935
Pina

FLM – 2013 – Shot Composition (Completed)
12 Angry Men
Blow Out
The Limey

FLM – 3043 – East German Cinema (In Progress)
Murderers Are Among Us
Carbide and Sorrel
The Adventures of Werner Holt
Sun Seekers

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