OSHR 1471 - In the Director’s Seat - Into the Past

  • Noncredit
  • Fort Collins

This course is offered through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Colorado State University. You must be a member of Osher to enroll in this course.

Take a journey into the cultural and historical treasure troves of Tinsel Town. Hollywood veteran filmmaker Trai Cartwright leads a discussion-based class that examines scenes and script pages from film classics.

Participants will see how the filmmakers were influenced by their era in creating character journeys, narrative arcs, and themes. This course will include Oscar-nominated films "It happened one Night," "To Catch a Thief," "Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner," "Chinatown," "Shawshank Redemption," and "Chocolat."

See you at the movies!

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.