Liked on YouTube: Understanding Film Noir

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This educational video essay attempts to define the elusive genre of ‘Film-Noir,’ while simultaneously examining its origins through the lens of The Great Depression, hard-boiled detective fiction, German expressionist cinema, and other influences.

SPOILERS FOR:
Double Indemnity
Murder My Sweet
The Maltese Falcon
via YouTube https://youtu.be/zFkUbDQW1u4