2023-2024 / CINE0037-1

Contemporary experimental cinema


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in performing arts (120 ECTS) (international master)5 crédits 
 Master in modern languages and literatures : German, Dutch and English (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in history of art and archaeology : general (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in modern languages and literatures : general (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in performing arts (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Livio Belloi

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The class deals with contemporary experimental film : it focuses mainly on found footage (Bill Morrison, Austrian avant-garde, etc.) and on hand-painted films (Norman McLaren, Stan Brakhage, etc.)

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The aim of the class is to introduce the students to some of the major movements in contemporary experimental film.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills


Planned learning activities and teaching methods


Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)


Recommended or required readings


Any session :

- In-person

oral exam

- Remote

written work

- If evaluation in "hybrid"

preferred in-person

Additional information:

Written essay.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course



Livio Belloi

Association of one or more MOOCs