American film and the Great Depression



The Great Depression in America brought changes to the types of films produced in Hollywood. A new genre of film, the musical, became popular as did films depicting the wealthy with bad fortunes.

External Links



Wikipedia:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Deal#Art_and_music

Websites:
http://www.fathom.com/course/21701723/session3.html
American film institute article about film during the Great Depression