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

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).

Von Caligari zu Hitler: Das deutsche Kino im Zeitalter der Massen

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2014

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114 min

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