GMST 452

Representations of Nazism in Contemporary Film and Visual Culture

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

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 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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