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Small nation, global cinema

the new Danish cinema

by Mette Hjort

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Denmark.
    • Subjects:
    • Motion pictures -- Denmark

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMette Hjort.
      SeriesPublic worlds ;, v. 15
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.D4 H62 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3392623M
      ISBN 100816646481, 081664649X
      LC Control Number2005002054

      The core volume in the Traditions in World Cinema series, this book brings together a colourful and wide-ranging collection of world cinematic traditions - national, regional and global - all of which are in need of introduction, investigation and, in some cases, critical reassessment. The aim of this chapter is to explore what 'National Cinema' might mean. The bulk of the chapter uses a case study of the UK and France, exploring public support for filmmaking and focusing on 'diaspora filmmaking'. The Nordic region (Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Iceland and Finland) and Spain also feature in smaller case studies. The.

        Childhood and Nation in Contemporary World Cinema offers an original and moving study of the power of cinema to explore ethical issues surrounding the future of the child in nations marked by war, homelessness and the search for identity. The authors explore the concept of the cinematic child from a range of national backgrounds and across a. The Global Nation Exchange has 2, members. Zimbabwe to Bellevue, Nebraska May 3, May 2, by Colin Boyd Shafer Ruth was born in Murehwa, a small rural town 75 kilometers northeast from Zimbabwe’s capital Harare. When Ruth came into this world, her mother was still in high school. Check out this amazing new book: Compton.

      The cinema of small nations / edited by Mette Hjort and Duncan Petrie. Format Book National identity in global cinema: how movies explain the world. Celli, Carlo, PNN33 C45 The cinema of small nations. PNN33 C53 Cinema and nation. PNN33 C56 The cinema of small nations.   When themes of historical and cultural identity appear and repeat in popular film, it is possible to see the real pulse of a nation and comprehend a people, their culture and their history. National Identity in Global Cinema describes how national cultures as reflected in popular cinema can truly explain the world, one country at a : Palgrave Macmillan US.


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