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December 2001, Week 4


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Susan McLeland <[log in to unmask]>
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Film and TV Studies Discussion List <[log in to unmask]>
Sat, 22 Dec 2001 11:26:23 -0600
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How about The Tin Drum (actually starts a little early) or The Marriage of
Maria Braun?

> From: John Dougill <[log in to unmask]>
> Reply-To: Film and TV Studies Discussion List <[log in to unmask]>
> Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2001 11:07:16 -0800
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: looking for a film depicting 30s-40s-50s
> on 01.12.21 9:32 AM, Donald Larsson at [log in to unmask] wrote:
>> Gloria Monti requests:
>>> I am putting together a syllabus for International Cinema
>>> (1930-1960).  On the first day of school I would like to show an
>>> international film (made after the 1950s) that chronicles these three
>>> decades.  Any suggestions?  Thank you.
>> Any particular country/region?  A few come to mind:
>> China:          TO LIVE (Zhang Yimou)
>> China:          FAREWELL MY CONCUBINE (Chen Kaige)
>> China (but "international" in production):      THE LAST EMPEROR
>> Japan:          INSECT WOMAN (Shohei Imamura)
>> Hungary:        SUNSHINE (Istvan Szabo)
>> Cuba:           LUCIA (Humberto Solas)
>> Russia:         THE INNER CIRCLE (Andrei Konchalovsky)
>> Also, not quite as "international," but of interest:
>> THE GODFATHER (Parts 1 and 2)
> And you could add England - Remains of the Day
> to Don Larsson's useful list
> (frame story set in 1950s, main story in the 1930s, and depicting the end of
> an era and transition to American/modern values)
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