From Caligari to Hitler - German Cinema in the Age of Masses

From Caligari to Hitler - German Cinema in the Age of Masses

2014 

·  Biography / Documentary / Historic

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Focuses on the Weimar Republic (1918-1933) and its 'collective spirit' in cinema. The purpose of film as a cultural tool is examined. Based on celebrated sociologist Siegfried Kracauer's seminal book 'From Caligari to Hitler' (1947).