GMST 452

Representations of Nazism in Contemporary Film and Visual Culture

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Explores portrayals of Nazi perpetrators in 20th- and 21st- century cinema as well as in popular culture; historically and politically contextualizes the aesthetics and ethics of 'Nazi films' and examines broader questions of how these productions represent the Holocaust in the contemporary imagination.


  • No knowledge of German required.
  • May count towards a Minor in Film Studies.

Undergraduate course in Germanic Studies offered by the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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