Cinema 121 Introduction to Cinema Review Sheet

The great train robbery edwin s porter 1903 cinema

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Unformatted text preview: emphasis on progress and “the new”. 4. Individualism – emphasis on the individual as psychological, economic, social entity; creation of privacy; rights and freedoms; difference between private and public sphere 5. Redistribution of income; creation of the middle class (bourgeoisie) – transfer of wealth and status from land- owning aristocracy inheriting wealth by birthright to entrepreneurial wealth generated through investment; creation of “leisure” 6. Secularization – transfer of social, political, and ethical authority from monarch/ruler and religion to secular institutions. The Great Train Robbery (Edwin S...
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