A documentation about the Waldheim affair in 1986 is an informative presentation of past culture of memory and history. It begs a question: Does it repeat patterns shown in the film?
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…to understand the past differently: These are some of the forces of fiction. It also reminds us that reality never speaks for itself; the narrative choices and the language used are not neutral.
Thus, the Russian authorities are trying to build a patriotic collective memory and identity on the basis of the history of the Great Patriotic War. The Cold War is on the path to oblivion.
School as the subject of a movie – there are numerous films, ranging from comedies to social dramas, about school, teacher-student relationships, committed and unsuccessful teachers and their teaching methods. The French film ‘Les héritiers’ (English title: Once in a Life Time) came to…
Abstract: Fiktionale Spielfilme mit historischen Inhalten gehören zu den prominentesten Feldern öffentlicher Geschichtskultur. Doch ihr Erfolg auch beim jugendlichen Publikum geht zurück. Kein Grund, das Kino nicht zum Lernort… Read More ›