The Cabinet of Dr - The Cabinet of Dr Caligari By Vance Malazarte The Cabinet of Dr Caligari uses exaggerated settings which had staircases that were

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The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari By: Vance Malazarte The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari uses exaggerated settings which had staircases that were diagonal and cube like buildings with dark alleys to convey a surrealist dream where mood suggest a dark and frightening feeling. It wants to bring about confusion in the state of mind that is different from reality. In a way, it creates a atmosphere with the plot in a puzzlement as if in a shattered mirrors trying to piece it together, but more in a confusing and difficult way. The characters grotesque make ups to display as if they were another creature and symbolizing that they were villainous in pursuing evil deeds. This makes a feeling of another being that seem dangerous and unwieldy to due their appearance. The lighting effects in which the acts of each plot take place suggest a dark foreseen action takes place. One plot is
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  • Fall '15
  • Natalie Stovall
  • German Expressionism, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, Dr. Caligari, Cabinet, Film

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