How did the expressive techniques of late silent cinema allow filmmakers to illustrate inner emotional and psychological states in the absence of spoken dialogue? Your answer should make use of detailed textual analysis of scenes from Sunrise (F. W. Murnau, USA 1928).

This is a 3500 word essay plan/proposal. Wish to include abstract, table of Content and References. And some of the topics that might be analyzed in the paper. And the researchability of this thesis topic.