Resource: Ch. 12 of Film Art: An Introduction.
Write a 525- to 700-word paper that examines historical changes in film. Discuss how early cinema was affected by photography, film, form, style, special effects, and fictional narrative. As part of your examination, select one of the following alternative movements to American cinema:
- German Expressionism
- French Impressionism and Surrealism
- Soviet Montage
- Italian Neorealism
- The French New Wave
- Hong Kong Cinema
Describe how your selected alternative movement affected the film industry. Be sure to discuss how it differed from American cinema.
Include citations and references throughout your paper. APA formatting is preferred but not required.