Films by Release Date

This site allows users to access the collection of films organized by release date. The collection includes selected movies, TV productions and documentaries on the themes of gender, military and war in the periods covered by the Oxford Handbook for Gender and War since 1600 edited by Karen Hagemann (General Editor), Stefan Dudink and Sonya Rose (Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2018). Including films released between the 1920s and the present, the focus is on the wars of the twentieth century, because most movies relevant for the theme of gender, military and war focus on a conflict of this period. The filmography includes productions in English, French and German or films with English subtitles.


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Director(s): Griffith, D.W.
Release Date: 1924
Abstract:

Director D.W. Griffith's sweeping account of the American Revolutionary War. Two lovers on opposite sides find themselves at key places throughout the war such as Bunker Hill, Paul Revere's ride, and the presidential inauguration of George Washington. Accurately detailed shots such as those counter with the brutal depiction of Native Americans, shown as barbarians who savagely murder patriots...

Director(s): Hopper, E. Mason
Release Date: 1924
Abstract:

A love story between major events of the American Revolutionary War. A disguised British aristocrat and a wealthy landowner's daughter fall in love, but the war and major political events keep them apart. His war ventures earn him the trust of George Washington.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0015022/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
Director(s): Griffith, D.W.
Release Date: 1921
Abstract:

Director D.W. Griffith created politically influential images of race, gender, and violence in the silent film era that still resonates in American cinema and politics today. This film shows the experiences of two women traveling to Paris who get caught up in French Revolution. Their exploitation and violence suffered was Griffith's warning of the dangers of the Bolshevik Revolution.

Director(s): Barker, Reginald
Release Date: 1915
Abstract:

Confederate soldier Frank Winslow is terrified of the war and eventually runs away from battle. But when he finds himself behind enemy lines with vital information, he must decide between his fear and his conscience. [From IMDb]

Director(s): Warwick Trading Company
Release Date: 1900
Abstract:

Compilation of short films documenting Boer War events.

https://www.britishpathe.com/video/boer-war-material-reel-2
Director(s): Szabó, István
Release Date: 0
Abstract:

In this Oscar-winning Best Foreign Language Film, an actor strikes a Faustian bargain as the Nazis take control of Germany in the mid-1930s. Hendrik Höfgen opts to collaborate with Nazis as his wife, family, and friends flee Germany. He consciously overlooks the increasing horrors of Nazi Germany and his own moral compromises as his star rises. 

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