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1. Silent Period

1.1. Lumiere Brothers

1.1.1. Cinematographe

1.1.2. Workers leaving the factory

1.1.3. Arrival of a train

1.2. George Melies

1.2.1. A trip to the moon

1.3. Edwin Porter

1.3.1. The great train robbery

1.4. Griffith

1.4.1. The birth of the nation

1.5. Charlie Chaplin

1.5.1. The new janitor

1.5.2. The tramp

1.6. Buster Keaton

1.6.1. Stoneface

1.7. Carl Dreyer

1.7.1. The passion of Joan of Are

1.8. Movements

1.8.1. german expressionism The cabinet of Dr. Caligari

1.8.2. soviet montage A man with a camera Battleship

1.8.3. French avant-grade A chien andalou

2. 1930

2.1. Talkies

2.2. Film genders

2.2.1. Femme fatale Marlene Dietrich Mae West Sarcasm Man version Clark Gabel

2.2.2. Film noir The shame of the nation Scarface

2.2.3. Horror Tod Browning Dracula The mummy Freaks Frankenstein

2.2.4. Screwball comedy

2.2.5. Expensive/Epic films Tarzan the ape man King Kong The adventures of Robin Hood

3. 1940

3.1. During the war years

3.2. Realistic films

3.2.1. Casablanca

3.2.2. The great dictator Anti-fascist films

3.2.3. B-movie

3.3. Birth of film noir

3.3.1. The maltese falcon

3.4. Foreign influences

3.4.1. Hitchcock Rebecca Shadow of a Doubt

3.4.2. J. Arthur Rank Great expectations Oliver twist

3.4.3. Jean Cocteau La belle et la bete

3.4.4. Italian- Neo-realism Open city The bicycle thief

4. 1920: Hollywood as an industry

4.1. Components

4.1.1. Production

4.1.2. Distribution

4.1.3. Presentation

4.2. Domination

4.2.1. Rise of Hollywood Oligopoly Nickelodeons

4.2.2. Studio system Coming of sound Controlling theaters By: Paramount, Loew´s, Fox Film, Warner Bros and RKO (Big Five)

4.2.3. Television broadcasting age Big Five sell theaters lost control Television, suburbanization, baby boom Audience drop

4.2.4. Today and Future (1970) special effects by computer Movies on cable, video, cassette Outsiders began to buy industrial media

5. Literary Modernism

5.1. End of WWI and WWII

5.2. King: James Joyce

5.2.1. Ulysses

5.3. T.S Eliot

5.3.1. The waste land decadence of society

5.4. Virginia Woolf

5.4.1. "Mrs Dalloway", "To the Lighthouse"

5.5. D.H Lawrence

5.5.1. "Lady Chatterley´s Lover

5.6. Samuel Beckett

5.6.1. Waiting for Godot

5.6.2. Others Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, Wyndham Lewis

5.7. Characteristics

5.7.1. Nonlinearity of plot Unexpected way abstract

5.7.2. Irony and satire

5.7.3. The idea of voices and streams of consciousness

5.7.4. Allusions quote other works