2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Apr 10, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GR 309 - The Classic German Cinema

(3.00 cr.)

The course focuses on the function of film in the years between 1895 and 1945. Students discuss the role of filmmakers in the Weimar era and the use of film in the Third Reich. Special emphasis is placed on analyzing the films in relation to the artistic, societal, and historical currents at the time. Filmmakers include Lang, Murnau, Reifenstahl, Wilder, and Sirk.

Prerequisite: GR 201  or equivalent.
Sessions Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
Years Typically Offered: Varies

Interdisciplinary Studies: IF

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