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Surrealism video notes

Name: _________________________________
Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WZ2uLHPKh8U
Answer the questions, based on the video!
Define the Surrealist Movement:
Describe the role of World War I in giving rise to the Surrealist Movement
How did Surrealists think their art would help avoid another war?
What is the Unconscious? What did the Surrealists believe would happen if we suppressed our
unconscious minds?
What was the importance of dreams to the Surrealists?
Do you think it is possible for art/literature to encourage social/political change? Explain.