Olympia is a documentary Film which was filmed and directed by Lenny Rifnstahl, documents the Berlin Olympics in 1936. Rifnstahl, film director and a German photographer, known for cold, clear aesthetic in her films using the sports world sterile.
The aesthetics of the film “Olympia” expresses an ideal of beauty,
ideology, culture and very clear visuals of the Nazi regime that ruled at the time.
The research analyse compositions, movement, photography angles and motion with the reception of visual elements nowadays.