Paul Thomas Anderson has turned into one of the most relevant filmmakers of today. His
cinema, full with characters living on the edge, have generated some of the most powerful
images in the last 30 years of cinema. This potency is also accompanied by a general
conception of the world which, beyond its light and darkness, ends up always obsessed with
characters who own a boundless energy, whose limits seem unknown even to the filmmaker
This online course, which will combine live classes with written material and recorded
lectures, is an attempt in analyzing this filmography, from the very beginning until the
recent release of Licorice Pizza.