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Film and the German left in the Weimar Republic

from Caligari to Kuhle Wumpe

by Bruce Arthur Murray

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany,
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Motion pictures -- Germany -- History,
    • Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- Germany

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Bruce Murray.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.G3 M87 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2219677M
      ISBN 100292724640, 0292724659
      LC Control Number89048354

      A laboratory for competing visions of modernity, the Weimar Republic () continues to haunt the imagination of the twentieth century. Its political and cultural lessons retain uncanny relevance for all who seek to understand the tensions and possibilities of our age. The Weimar Republic Sourcebook represents the most comprehensive documentation of Weimar culture, history, and politics.   The Weimar Republic has been on people’s minds with the results of the U.S. presidential election and rise of the radical right in Europe. Is there a lesson to be learned from the Weimar experience? Any answer to that question has to be grounded in the chaotic history of the republic that barely held Germany together from to Wunschkonzert was the second most popular German film in the years A book about the request concerts - Wir beginnen das Wunschkonzert für die Wehrmacht - is also available at the university library. Inge Wagner goes to the Berlin Olympics and is offered a ticket by Lieutenant Herbert Koch, a stranger.


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Beginning with a brief review of pre-Weimar cinema (), he analyzes the film activity of the Social Democratic Party, the German Communists, and independent leftists in the Weimar era. Leftist filmmakers, journalists, and commentators, who in many cases contributed significantly to marginal leftist as well as mainstream cinema, have Format: Paperback.

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WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search The End of the Weimar Republic: The Great Coalition and the Disintegration of Parliamentary Democracy Sound, the Economic Crisis, and Commercial Film's Images of the Past. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Murray, Bruce Arthur.

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Translated and introduced by Ben Fowkes. The German Left and the Weimar Republic illuminates the history of the political left by presenting a wide range of documents on various aspects of socialist and communist activity in Germany.

Separate chapters deal with the policy of Social Democracy in and out of government. The Weimar Republic period of German history, fromsaw economic, stylistic and cultural changes in the German film industry that would have profound effects on the history of German cinema.

World War I ended with the Treaty of Versailles, and any hopes of post-war prosperity were destroyed for Germany. The guidelines of that law were significant for film censorship up to the early s: a pronounced continuity extends from imperial Germany, across the Weimar Republic and Nazi Germany, and on into the Federal Republic.

The situation in the German Democratic Republic (GDR) was fundamentally different, as the state itself had a monopoly over Author: Martin Loiperdinger. Cinema and Film Industry in Weimar Republic, Seçil Deren @kör autonomedia I. Introduction Cinema or film making, is important with respect to the relation between art and politics at the down of a new century.

The reason behind this is inherent in the character of the new medium. The art has been going into a closer. Read "Film and the German Left in the Weimar Republic From Caligari to Kuhle Wampe" by Bruce Murray available from Rakuten Kobo. The Weimar Republic of Germany, covering the post-World War I period of civil and governmental strife, witnessed a great Brand: University of Texas Press.

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The background reading and viewing I did. The German Left and the Weimar Republic illuminates the history of the political left by presenting a wide range of documents on various aspects of socialist and communist activity in Germany.

Separate chapters deal with the policy of Social Democracy in and out of government, the attempts of the Communist Party to overthrow the Weimar Republic, and then later to oppose it.

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Separate chapters deal with the policy of Social Democracy in and out of government, the attempts of the Communist Party to overthrow the Weimar Republic, and then later to oppose : Ben Fowkes. The Weimar Republic Emerging from the revolutionary tremors of the immediate post-World War I period, the German Reich established itself as a parliamentary democracy.

While many Germans connected with the political beginning the hope of overcoming nationalism and social norms, social misery embittered and radicalized millions of people. Pages in category "Films of the Weimar Republic" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately 2, total.

( German-language film) The Beautiful Girl ( film) The Beaver Coat ( film) Because I Love You ( film) The Beggar Countess.

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The Weimar constitution provided for a popularly elected president who was given considerable power over foreign policy and the. “The decay of moral values in all areas of life—the period of deepest German degradation—coincided exactly with the height of Jewish power in Germany.” — Dr Friederich Karl Wiehe, Germany and the Jewish Question.

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