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Unformatted text preview: Name: Deana Croog Film Title: Marriage of Maria Braun Date: 4/20/11 No. of Viewings: 1 Reaction: Very Favorable ___X__ Favorable _____ Unfavorable_____ Uncertain Emotional Response: Emotionally jarring, at times disturbing, always entertaining Purpose/Aim of film as you see it: To use Maria’s social and spiritual transformation as a metaphor that conveys Post-war Germany’s economic and social transformation What do you think is the key aspect of this film as a reflection of (German) film history? Maria begins as a naïve, poor young woman desperately awaiting her husband’s return from war. Her journey through the films shows how wealth, beauty, and many immoral aspects of German society transform her into the cold-blooded being she becomes by the end of the film…definitely an allegory for Germany’s post-war development Narration (Point of View, Method of story development, Chronology, Closure, Motivation of plot):...
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- Spring '11
- Maria Braun