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ENGL 226: Film as Literature: Getting Started

What You Need To Do First

Watch Your Film

  • Your best understanding of your film and related literature comes from your own watching, reading and thinking

  • Critical sources are intended to assist your own analysis.

  • You will be able to use critical sources much more effectively after you have acquired personal knowledge of the works.

Need Help?


Gladhill Learning Commons
2nd Floor, Linganore Hall
Hours and Special Closings


Find Background Information and Overviews of Your Film

Find biographical and critical information on directors and works of film.

Best Databases for Film Criticism

Film Analysis Websites

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