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Author Kester, Bernadette, 1959-

Title Film Front Weimar : Representations of the First World War in German Films from the Weimar Period (1919-1933).

Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2002.


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Description 1 online resource (331 pages).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Film Culture in Transition
Film culture in transition.
Contents Contents; Preface and Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1: 'Lehrreich und amüsant' -- Historical films in the period 1896-1933; Chapter 2: 'Die Legende von der Unschuld' -- Films about the run-up to the war, especially 1914. Die letzten Tage vor dem Weltbrand; Chapter 3: 'Das Dokumentarische gewinnt die Oberhand' -- Archival footage and constructions in war films; Chapter 4: 'Wenn wir Helden wären, wären wir schon längst daheim' -- Realism and anti-war tendencies in four films; Chapter 5: 'Auf dem Meere, da ist der Mann noch etwas wert' -- Films about the German navy during the First.
Chapter 6: 'Neid, Leid, Tränen -- das ist der Krieg' -- Gender and war filmsEpilogue; Notes; Credits Weimar War Films; Archives and Libraries; Bibliography; Index of names; Index of subjects.
Summary Describes Germany's experience of World War I as depicted in the cinematography of the Weimar era.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-317) and indexes.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject World War (1914-1918) (OCoLC)fst01180746
World War, 1914-1918 -- Motion pictures and the war.
Motion pictures -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Propaganda, German -- History -- 20th century.
Society and social sciences.
Society and culture: general.
The arts.
Film, TV and radio.
HISTORY -- General.
Motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01027285
Propaganda, German. (OCoLC)fst01079026
War and motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01919878
Germany. (OCoLC)fst01210272
Eerste Wereldoorlog.
History & Archaeology.
History - General.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: 9789053565988
ISBN 9789048505197 (electronic bk.)
9048505194 (electronic bk.)

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