Postmodernism: The Substance of Style

Here’s an informative video from the V&A’s exhibition (now closed) called Postermodernism, Style and Subversion. You can also read more here in their online magazine.


And here’s a link to this week’sweek2-modernism-postmodernism. The last bits of text (tips for blogging) look a bit scrambled but I’ll post those separately somewhere. Also the links to video clips won’t work from the PDF but you can access them here:

Un chien Andalou, 1929

Modern Times, 1936

Battleship Potempkin, 1925

Trouble in Utopia – Pruitt Igoe Housing project St Louis, 1972

Ridley Scott, Blade Runner, 1982

Quentin Tarantino, Pulp Fiction, 1994

Baz Luhrmann, Romeo and Juliet, 1996

First Gulf War footage

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