“They say that when good Americans die, they go to Paris.”
-Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
What is the purpose of a pilgrimage? How is a person drawn to a particular place?2,071 more words
In this installment of our look at Berlin’s film history, we explore the differing production environments found in East and West Berlin during division.
East Berlin and the City’s Divided Production Environment… 2,104 more words
In this installment of our investigation into Berlin’s cinematic past we explore the so-called Trümmerfilme (rubble films) made in the city immediately after the end of the Second World War. 2,063 more words
In part 2 of our exploration of Weimar Berlin cinema we look at the depiction of the city’s streets on screen and the alienating reality many found in the growing metropolis. 1,921 more words