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The Resource Bringing to light : a history of ethnographic filmmaking at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies,, Ian Bryson

Bringing to light : a history of ethnographic filmmaking at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies,, Ian Bryson

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Bringing to light : a history of ethnographic filmmaking at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies,
Title
Bringing to light
Title remainder
a history of ethnographic filmmaking at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies,
Statement of responsibility
Ian Bryson
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of film unit of Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (formerly Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies); discusses history of ethnographic filmmaking in Australia to the nineteen sixties; founding of the Institute and how filmmaking became central part of its charter; films used to record data on Aboriginal ceremonies, material culture, technology and daily life and seen as anthropological salvage; chronological history of Institute's Film Unit , its projects, filmakers and issues it faced; analyses writings of Unit's two directors to illustrate shifts in ethnographic filmmaking during their tenures and influences shaping directions taking by Unit; discusses present state, and future of, ethnographic filmmaking; effects of rise of Indigenous self-representation on filmmaking
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ANL
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Bryson, Ian
Dewey number
302.23439915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Holmes, Cecil
  • Dunlop, Ian
  • Sandall, Roger
  • Edwards, Robert
  • Ucko, Peter J.
  • McDougall, David
  • McKenzie, Kim
  • Motion pictures in ethnology
  • Motion pictures
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  • Aboriginal Australians in motion pictures
  • Torres Strait Islanders in motion pictures
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
Label
Bringing to light : a history of ethnographic filmmaking at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies,, Ian Bryson
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/aboriginal-studies-press/products/ebooks
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Publication
Control code
000023366083
Extent
xii, 110 p.
Isbn
9780855753825
Other physical details
ill., ports
Label
Bringing to light : a history of ethnographic filmmaking at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies,, Ian Bryson
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/aboriginal-studies-press/products/ebooks
Publication
Control code
000023366083
Extent
xii, 110 p.
Isbn
9780855753825
Other physical details
ill., ports

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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