13176_27540_ww1_protest_europe.mov

13176_27540_ww1_protest_europe

An overview of the Berlin DADA ideology and manifesto, with footage from the WWI era. WS of Berlin street with large building behind. Shots of crowds of civilians and German soldiers on crowded side walks as part of the dada manifesto is read. An intertitles reads “DADA is political”. Overhead shots of streets filled with protesters as the narrator reads the DADA demands of massive unemployment by mechanization of everything, the banding together of all creative and intellectual people, and socialism. Another intertitle reads “Take DADA seriously, it’s worth it!”. A still of Raoul Haussmann and a shot of Richard Huelsenbeck, the Berlin DADA founders.

1910s
1960s
B&W
Color
Not Explicit