Architecture Cinema Environment and Behavior

ARCH 576 AC | Spring 2016
Professor Kathryn Anthony 

Course Description:

How are architecture, architects, and designers portrayed in cinema? How have film directors depicted relationships between environment and behavior?  In what ways do built environments portrayed in cinema influence characters’ behaviors and reflect their personalities? What can we learn from the relationships among spaces, places, and people shown in cinema?  Which Hollywood stars and film directors were once aspiring architects?  Which architects and designers have made their careers in the film industry and how did they navigate their careers? This seminar addresses these issues and more.