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The Resource Australian cinema after Mabo, Felicity Collins and Therese Davis

Australian cinema after Mabo, Felicity Collins and Therese Davis

Label
Australian cinema after Mabo
Title
Australian cinema after Mabo
Statement of responsibility
Felicity Collins and Therese Davis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Study of Australian cinema in the nineteen nineties; cultural impact of overturning of concept of 'terra nullius' in the Mabo case on Australian films; what part films play in reviewing Australia's colonial past; outlines changing historical consciousness and 'history wars'; discusses national identity, government policy and film industry; changed meaning of landscapes and national identity
Cataloging source
ANL
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Collins, Felicity
Dewey number
791.430994
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Davis, Therese
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  • Mabo, Edward
  • Motion pictures
  • Radiance (Motion Picture)
  • National characteristics, Australian, in motion pictures
Label
Australian cinema after Mabo, Felicity Collins and Therese Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 188-199
Contents
Australian cinema and the history wars: backtracking after Mabo; Home and abroad in Moulin Rouge, the Dish and Lantana; Elites and battlers in Australian Rules and Walking on Water; Mediating memory in Mabo - life of an island man -- Landscape and belonging after Mabo: Aftershock and desert landscape and belonging after Mabo: Aftershock and the desert landscape in Heaven's burning, The last days of chez nous, Holy Smoke, Serenades, Yolngu boy, the missing -- Coming from the country in Heartland, Cunnamulla and Message from Moree; Coming from the city in The Castle, Vacant possession, Strange planet and Radiance -- Trauma, grief and coming of age: Lost, stolen and found in Rabbit-proof fence; Escaping history and shame in Looking for Alibrandi, Head on and Beneath Clouds; Sustaining grief in Japanese story and Dreaming in Motion
Control code
000025913635
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 204 p.
Isbn
9780521542562
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Australian cinema after Mabo, Felicity Collins and Therese Davis
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 188-199
Contents
Australian cinema and the history wars: backtracking after Mabo; Home and abroad in Moulin Rouge, the Dish and Lantana; Elites and battlers in Australian Rules and Walking on Water; Mediating memory in Mabo - life of an island man -- Landscape and belonging after Mabo: Aftershock and desert landscape and belonging after Mabo: Aftershock and the desert landscape in Heaven's burning, The last days of chez nous, Holy Smoke, Serenades, Yolngu boy, the missing -- Coming from the country in Heartland, Cunnamulla and Message from Moree; Coming from the city in The Castle, Vacant possession, Strange planet and Radiance -- Trauma, grief and coming of age: Lost, stolen and found in Rabbit-proof fence; Escaping history and shame in Looking for Alibrandi, Head on and Beneath Clouds; Sustaining grief in Japanese story and Dreaming in Motion
Control code
000025913635
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 204 p.
Isbn
9780521542562
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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