The Camera Never Lies
Film, Images & Historical Interpretation in the 20th Century: The Camera Never Lies
This course is a short taster on the topic of the use of images and film, and their use in historical interpretation in the 20th century.
About this course: On completion of this course you will be equipped to:
- Appreciate the significance of photographs as historical evidence in the twentieth century
- Understand the limitations of the medium
- Understand how individuals and institutions have looked to manipulate images to their own ends
- Put individual images into a wider context, and in particular with reference to history