Resource: Ch. 12 of Film Art: An Introduction.
Write a 550- to 750-word paper that examines global historical changes in film. As part of your examination, select one of the following alternative movements to American cinema:
- German Expressionism
- French Impressionism and Surrealism
- Soviet Montage
- Italian Neorealism
- The French New Wave
- Hong Kong Cinema
Discuss how the alternative cinema was affected by photography, film, form, style, special effects, and fictional narrative historically.
Describe how your selected alternative movement affected the film industry. Be sure to discuss how it differed from American cinema during the same period.
Refer to the textbook and this assignment requires outside research.