By Reinhild Steingröver
Last Features focuses specifically at the creation team "DaDaeR," the construction of which in 1989 fulfilled a longstanding request via the final new release of DEFA administrators for freer construction stipulations. Drawing on archival study and interviews with the administrators, writers, and editors of the flicks in query, every one bankruptcy examines particular movies from the final 12 months of DEFA, contextualizing the research of those "last positive factors" with a entire dialogue of the administrators' total oeuvres, the historic alterations within the studio and the rustic, and the lasting significance of those motion pictures today.
Reinhild Steingröver is affiliate Professor of German and movie reports within the division of Humanities on the Eastman tuition of song, college of Rochester.
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Last Features: East German Cinema's Lost Generation (Screen Cultures: German Film and the Visual) by Reinhild Steingröver