Posts Tagged ‘political history’

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A history of German children

by rusty ·

german-childrenWhoever you are interested in European political history of the last century impresses Das weisse Band, Michael Haneke. Disruptive, flawless, complex and subtle, the Austrian film director gets to turn in a convincing manner, at such a frequent subject of the origins of Nazi totalitarianism. In this case also shows all the sterility of philosophical thought, concentrated from Lukács to denounce the intellectual history of National Socialism, like the complete works of Nietzsche and Pareto were better that the financing capacity conforming millionaire in the twenties were the Nazi party paramilitary squads. The first merit of the film is and, therefore, escape from this intellectual genealogy (and banal) of fascism to get into their record more material, political and cultural.
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