Course Info

CP 382: Distribution and Exhibition (Formerly DC 381)

Due to COVID-19, Spring in-class sections will be conducted online. Please contact your instructor for more information.

This course explores the commercial and economic structure of the contemporary film industry. Topics to be covered include: the development of "Hollywood" as a distribution mechanism; the subsequent emergence of an independent commercial sector; the revenue stream from "box office" and ancillary markets, through distributors and to producers; the history and current state of theatrical exhibition; and emerging modes of content delivery.

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 801
Class number: 25469
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 25471
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Winter 2018-2019

Section: 801
Class number: 25717
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 26120
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 801
Class number: 21055
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 25661
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 801
Class number: 22660
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 22686
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 801
Class number: 26989
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 27189
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus