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The Bridge - Die Brücke (1959) A German WWII Classic

I finally got a chance to watch Bernhard Wicki’s famous anti-war movie The Bridge – Die Brücke, in which a group of sixteen-year-old high school students fights to keep a bridge. 601 more words

War Movie

Woodcuts by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

These woodcuts are by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, another founding member of Die Brücke. He committed suicide. I like these prints very much, although the figures he creates are generally more simplified than I would try to create myself. 64 more words

Erich Heckel and Die Brücke (German Expressionist Printmaking)

I have been examining an art movement known as Die Brücke (The Bridge). I love the style of printmaking the movements is associated with. I also love the philosophical side of this art; Friedrich Nietzsche’s writings are an influence to the group.  117 more words