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Agenda - Period C - Spring 2019

The Invention of the Movies (1880s-1900s)
 DateDay Classwork Homework 
 Monday, January 28 A Course IntroWatch Martin Scorsese's Hugo (2011) for Monday
 Tuesday, January 29 G  Persistence of Vision, Muybridge, Le Prince, Edison 
 Wednesday, Jan. 30 F  Lumieres, Guy, McCay, Méliès's "A Trip to the Moon" (1902) 
 Thursday, Jan. 31 E Edwin Porter's "The Great Train Robbery" (1903)
 Friday, February 1 D  DROP DAY 
 Monday, February 4 C Discuss Martin Scorsese's Hugo; Intro Buster Keaton 

The Birth of an American Industry and The Silent Clowns (1910s-1930s)
 DateDay Classwork Homework 
 Tuesday, February 5 B  Buster Keaton's The General (1926) Watch TIm Burton's Edward Scissorhands (1990) for Monday, February 11
 Wednesday, Feb. 6  The General 
 Thursday, Feb. 7 A  Discuss The General 
 Friday, February 8 G Harold Lloyd; Charlie Chaplin 
 Monday, February 11 F Charlie Chaplin's City Lights (1931) 
 Tuesday, February 12 E City Lights 
 Wednesday, Feb. 13 D DROP DAY 
 Thursday, Feb. 14 C Discuss City Lights Complete blog post for tomorrow's class
 Friday, February 15 B Discuss City Lights Optional film over vacation: Chaplin (1992)

 DateDay Classwork Homework 
 Monday, February 25 A
 CinematographyWatch Hitchcock's Psycho (1960) for Mon, March 4
 Tuesday, February 26 G Cinematography/Editing/Mise-en scène 
 Wednesday, Feb. 27 F QUIZ: Cinematography & Editing Terms; Sample analyses 
 Thursday, February 28 E  DROP DAY - Black History Month Service 
 Friday, March 1 D DROP DAY 
 Monday, March 4 C SNOW DAY 
 Tuesday, March 5  Discuss Psycho Watch Casablanca (1942) for Monday, March 11;   Read this introduction BEFORE watching the film
 Wednesday, March 6 B Discuss Psycho 
 Thursday, March 7 A Discuss Psycho 

World Silent & Early Sound Cinema:1920s–1930s
 DateDay  Classwork  Homework 
 Friday, March 9 F A brief overview of world cinema in the 20s and 30s 

 DateDay  Classwork  Homework 
 Monday, March 11 F Discuss Casablanca Read/Watch first 8 slides of The Hollywood Studio System
 Tuesday, March 12 E Finish Casablanca; Hollywoods in the 30s-50s 
 Wednesday, Mar. 13 D DROP DAY 
 Thursday, March 14 C Hollywood continued; Intro Singin' in the Rain 
 Friday, March 15  NO SCHOOL - Professional Development Day

 DateDay  Classwork  Homework 
 Monday, March 18 B Kelly and Donan's Singin' in the Rain (1952)Watch Damien Chazelle's La La Land (2016) for Fri, Mar. 22
 Tuesday, March 19 A  Singin' in the Rain  
 Wednesday, Mar. 20  Singin in the Rain 
 Thursday, March 21 G Discuss Singin' in the Rain 
 Friday, March 22 F Discuss Singin' in the Rain and La La Land 
 Monday, March 25 E Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window (1954) Watch Elia Kazan's On the Waterfront (1954) for Mon, April 1
 Tuesday, March 26 D DROP DAY  
 Wednesday, Mar. 27 C Rear Window 
 Thursday, March 28 B  Rear Window
 Friday, March 29  NO SCHOOL - Faculty Retreat  
 Monday, April 1 A Discuss Rear Window; On the Waterfront
 Tuesday, April 2  DROP DAY - Delayed Opening 
 Wednesday, April 3 G Discuss On the Waterfront Watch Contender: Mastering the Method  (24 mins) for tomorrow
 Thursday, April 4 F Finish Waterfront; Intro New Hollywood Finish New Hollywood presentation for Monday
 Friday, April 5 E DROP DAY - Spring Rally  
 Monday, April 8 D DROP DAY 

 DateDay  Classwork  Homework 
 Tuesday, April 9 C Forman's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)  
 Wednesday, April 10 B Cuckoo's Nest 
 Thursday, April 11 A Cuckoo's Nest 
 Friday, April 12 G Cuckoo's Nest Blog postPick ONE of the other three New Hollywood movies to watch over vacation
 Monday, April 22 F Discuss Cuckoo's Nest 

The Return of the Studios and the Rise of the Blockbuster (1980s)
 DateDay  Classwork  Homework 
Tuesday, April 23 E   Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing (1989) Watch Kathryn Bigelow's The Hurt Locker (2008) for Monday, April 29
 Wednesday, April 24 D DROP DAY
 Thursday, April 25 C Do the Right Thing 
 Friday, April 26  Do the Right Thing 
 Monday, April 29 B Discuss Do the Right Thing and THL Watch Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) for Mon, May 6

 DateDay  Classwork Homework 
 Tuesday, April 30 A Coen Brothers' True Grit (2010)
 Wednesday, May 1 True Grit 
 Thursday, May 2 G True Grit 
 Friday, May 3 F  Discuss True Grit 
 Monday, May 6 E  Discuss Three Billboards...Watch for Monday, May 13
 Tuesday, May 7 D DROP DAY  
 Wednesday, May 8 C  Ava DuVernay's Selma (2014) 
 Thursday, May 9 B Selma 
 Friday, May 10 A  Selma 
 Monday, May 13 G O'Russell's Silver Linings Playbook (2012) 
 Tuesday, May 14 F Silver Linings Playbook 
 Wednesday, May 15 E Silver Linings Playbook