The Imagery of War: Screening the Battlefield in the Twentieth Century

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Abstract

This article aims for a genealogy of representations of the actual battlefield in Twentieth Century cinema, focusing on the First and Second World War. It is argued that the famous film All Quiet on the Western Front functioned as a seminal work, till this very day.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNarratives of War
Subtitle of host publicationRemembering and Chronicling Battle in Twentieth-Century Europe
EditorsNanci Adler, Remco Ensel, Michael Wintle
Place of PublicationLondon and New York
PublisherRoutledge
Chapter6
Pages81-98
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9781138581210
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NameMemory and Narrative

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    Vree, van, F. (2019). The Imagery of War: Screening the Battlefield in the Twentieth Century. In N. Adler, R. Ensel, & M. Wintle (Eds.), Narratives of War: Remembering and Chronicling Battle in Twentieth-Century Europe (pp. 81-98). (Memory and Narrative ). Routledge.