German Expressionism

German expressionism in early twentieth century movement that emphasized the artist's inner feelings or ideas over replicating reality. German expressionism films were characterized by heavy and creepy shadows, strange asymmetrical camera angles, atmospheric lighting and harsh contrasts between dark and light. One of the most famous films of German Expressionism is "Nosferatu" the adaptation of the Novel by Bram Stoker's 1897 novel Dracula. 

 

 

Abstract painting of person's outline
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Abstract painting of person's outline
Close up of young woman with red lipsticks
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Close up of young woman with red lipsticks
Black metal frame
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Black metal frame
Waterfalls in the middle of the forest
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Waterfalls in the middle of the forest
Man in black jacket walking on sidewalk
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Man in black jacket walking on sidewalk
Man in black coat walking on hallway
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Man in black coat walking on hallway
Grayscale photo of A Halloween decoration ghost casts a shadow on another building in Brooklyn
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Grayscale photo of A Halloween decoration ghost casts a shadow on another building in Brooklyn
Grayscale photo of person walking on pathway
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Grayscale photo of person walking on pathway
Grayscale photo of person walking on sidewalk
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Grayscale photo of person walking on sidewalk
Grayscale portrait of man sitting
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Grayscale portrait of man sitting
Grayscale Portrait of woman in checkered shadow
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Grayscale Portrait of woman in checkered shadow
Grayscale Portrait of woman in checkered shadow
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Grayscale Portrait of woman in checkered shadow
Grayscale photo of concrete wall
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Grayscale photo of concrete wall
Man in red shirt and black pants walking on sidewalk near concrete building
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Man in red shirt and black pants walking on sidewalk near concrete building
Grayscale portrait of a woman with shadow covering her face
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Grayscale portrait of a woman with shadow covering her face
Grayscale photo of railed staircase's shadow on concrete ground
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Grayscale photo of railed staircase's shadow on concrete ground
Man in black jacket and black pants standing beside white wall
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Man in black jacket and black pants standing beside white wall
Grayscale photo of persons hand
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Grayscale photo of persons hand
Grayscale photo of persons feet on concrete pavement
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Grayscale photo of persons feet on concrete pavement
Grayscale photo of shadow of man skiing on snow covered snow
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Grayscale photo of shadow of man skiing on snow covered snow
Man in black jacket walking on hallway
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Man in black jacket walking on hallway
Green trees under white sky
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Green trees under white sky
Grayscale photo of silhouette of man in fedora hat putting his hand on glass window under rain
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Grayscale photo of silhouette of man in fedora hat putting his hand on glass window under rain
Man in black t-shirt
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Man in black t-shirt
Gray concrete stairs
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Gray concrete stairs
Grayscale photo of 2 women walking on stairs
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Grayscale photo of 2 women walking on stairs
Grayscale photo of 2 person walking on street
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Grayscale photo of 2 person walking on street
Gray-scale photo of person's shadow
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Gray-scale photo of person's shadow
Close up of woman with lace on head
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Close up of woman with lace on head
Grayscale photo of a ball in the air and a shadow of boy throwing it
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Grayscale photo of a ball in the air and a shadow of boy throwing it
Close-up of woman with shadow on her face
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Close-up of woman with shadow on her face
Bird on cage in grayscale
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Bird on cage in grayscale
Brown brick floor during night time
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Brown brick floor during night time
Person in purple hoodie wearing a scary mask
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Person in purple hoodie wearing a scary mask
Man holding a statue head
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Man holding a statue head
Child on swing
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Child on swing
Long hall of cellular jail
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Long hall of cellular jail
Woman with monster face painting in white dress
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Woman with monster face painting in white dress
A man walking near a big wall
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A man walking near a big wall
Close-up shot of brown eye
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Close-up shot of brown eye
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