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date: 07 July 2020

Dogme (Dogma) 

A Dictionary of Film Studies

Annette Kuhn,

Guy Westwell

An influential Danish film movement of the 1990s in which filmmakers voluntarily subjected themselves to a set of rules and regulations (the so-called ‘Vow of Chastity’) as a way of fostering creativity and as an act of resistance against commercial filmmaking practices. The Dogme manifesto required filmmakers to obey the following rules: shoot on ... ...

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