Visual Style: German Expressionism
Chosen Visual Style: Set and character design will be influenced by German Expressionism, translating the jagged shapes into the 1920's furniture and architecture. Black and white footage Lighting Style - Noir Here are some reference images we found searching Noir and German Expressionism in film to start piecing together concept ideas.
In late February 1920, a film premiered in Berlin that was instantly recognized as something new in cinema - The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari. Its novelty captured the public imagination, and it was a considerable success.