The Camera Never Lies
Film, Images & Historical Interpretation in the 20th Century. 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