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Unformatted text preview: Name: Deana Croog Film Title: Blue Angel Date: 2/14/11 No. of Viewings: 1 Reaction: Very Favorable _____ Favorable __X___ Unfavorable_____ Uncertain _____ Emotional Response: Very depressing to watch Rath’s downfall Purpose/Aim of film as you see it: It shows the destructive power of the “femme fatale” character, as well as the declining morals of a growing social class in Germany What do you think is the key aspect of this film as a reflection of (German) film history? When Rath abandons his career, intellect, and self-respect, marrying Lola and ultimately becoming a clown to perform at the Blue Angel, this may be an allegory for the influence of the lower class and for the impact of its social culture on upper class Germany society, and generally Germany society. His transformation and the student’s transformation reflects the changing morals of society....
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- Spring '11
- German, Lola, Professor Rath, Deana Croog Date, room foreshadow Rath, Lola’s songs, Rath. In Lola