Explores the many relationships between history and film including how film has reflected and shaped society in the past and our relationship to the past. (C) Europe: emphasis on writing as historians and film critics; (E) world/ comparative: significant attention paid to developing writing skills that involve critically comparing history-related cinematic representations across regions and cultures. Repeatable one time for different alphas. (C Cross-listed as HIST 452C; E Cross-listed as HIST 452E)