Princeton Splash
Welcome to Princeton Splash, a student-run organization at Princeton University

Splash Biography

VALERIE WILSON, Princeton freshman, studied fine arts for 6 years

Major: Art and Archaeology, History

College/Employer: Princeton

Year of Graduation: 2018

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Past Classes

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X289: Intro to the BBC in Splash Spring 15 (Apr. 25, 2015)
Ever overheard your friends talking about someone named "the Doctor" and you thought, "Who?" Wonder what all the hype about Bendycrick Cucumber is about? Want to understand more about the British dramas and comedies that hit shows like "House of Cards" and "The Office" are based on? This is the class for you! We will do a brief overview of the history and programming on Britain's most revered public broadcasting channel. Take a trip into the weird, wonderful world of British culture!

A290: Visually Analyzing Film and Television in Splash Spring 15 (Apr. 25, 2015)
What makes a good movie or TV show so good? What makes film beautiful? How is symbolism used in visual entertainment media? Learn the answers to all of these questions in this course, where you'll learn how to look at your favorite movies and TV shows in a whole new light. We will cover analysis of motifs in color, costume, set design, direction, and cinematography, using examples like "Mad Men," The Grand Budapest Hotel, Inception, and The Great Gatsby. Get ready to see your favorite TV shows and movies like you've never seen them before!