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A Divided World: Hollywood Cinema and Emigré Directors in the Era of Roosevelt and Hitler 1933-1948

| May 25, 2011 | Comments (0)

Examines some of the important programs of the Roosevelt’s New Deal of the 1930s and the subsequent response of the Hollywood film community with a focus on three European directors in particular – Billy Wilder, Ernst Lubitsch, and Fritz Lang, whose works are compared and contrasted with the products of mainstream Hollywood.

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