After viewing the two adaptations of Jurek Becker’s novel, Jacob the Liar and a


After viewing the two adaptations of Jurek Becker’s novel, Jacob the Liar and after reading David E. Barclay’s text on German Images in films, consider the following:
1. Which adaptation of of Jurek Becker’s novel, Jacob the Liar, did you prefer? Why?
2. What cultural differences did you notice in the films?
3. Contrast the endings of both films. How do they differ?


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