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Unformatted text preview: Example of deliberate fragmentation Battleship Potemkin (1925) Segei Eisenstein was the director fracture nature represented in film and in brechts work in Mother Courage Vocabulary o Epic theatre o Verfremdung o Verfremdungseffekt o Montage breaking away from smooth steady flow, focusing on the means of artistic creation o Dialectics inconsistencies Example: The Great Dictator (1940) inconsistencies in main character like in Mother Courage Mother Courage is dependent upon the war but she wants to live off the war and not be affected by it o War warps society, all children die for their positive qualities but Mother Courage pulls the wagon herself and chases after the army one more time she hasnt learned her lesson...
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- Spring '08
- Mother Courage