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GERM 304 German Cinema (in English)

Screening, discussion, and critical analysis of German cinema from the silent era to the 21st century.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

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In-Person Attendance
GERM 304 001Lecture2In-Person Tue Thu11:0012:30

The Sexual Politics of Weimar Cinema.

This course explores the political, social, and economic realities that shaped the German Golden Age of cinema: the Weimar Era (1918-1933). We will watch some of the most iconic along lesser known, yet impactful films from the period. The goal of the course is to examine the formation of the German star system, film fandom cultures, and cinema exhibition practices as these relate to questions of gender, sexuality, and desire.

GERM 304 002Lecture1In-Person Tue Thu9:3011:00

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GERM 304 003Lecture2In-Person Tue Thu15:3017:00Yes