Publication details [#66949]

Hall, Sara F. 2019. Babylon Berlin: Pastiching Weimar cinema. Communications 44 (3) : 304–322.
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De Gruyter


Centered on Richard Dyer’s model of pastiche, this essay posits that the German television series Babylon Berlin engages in a unique and timely practice of cultural reproduction shaped by a specific combination of historical subject matter and the present media-historical moment. Babylon Berlin pastiches Weimar cinema.