History of European FilmSemester Course

Major Discipline(s)
Communication, Film Studies, Media Studies
Elective Course
Fall/Spring semester

This course focuses on the major styles and trends in European filmmaking and the development of film language from the early pioneers and up to contemporary currents like the Berlin School, the Greek Weird Wave, and Scandinavian Minimalism. The course includes weekly screenings of selected European films.


Morten Egholm

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

Ph.D. (Film and Media Studies, University of Copenhagen, 2009). Cand.mag. (Scandinavian Studies, Film and Media Theory, University of Copenhagen, 1997). Lecturer in Media History and Non-fiction Theory at the University of Copenhagen. With DIS since 2008.

European Humanities, Morten Egholm