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Title New Zealand cinema : interpreting the past / edited by Alistair Fox, Barry Keith Grant and Hilary Radner

Publ Info Bristol, UK ; Chicago : Intellect, 2011
 RWU Main Library  PN1993.5.N45 N49 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 350 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-335, filmography (p. [305]-320, and index
Contents Introduction: the historical film in New Zealand cinema / Alistair Fox, Barry Keith Grant and Hilary Radner -- Rudall Hayward and the cinema of Maoriland: genre-mixing and counter-discourses in rewi's last stand (1925), The te kooti trail (1927) and rewi's last stand/ The last stand (1940) / Alistair Fox -- Rudall Hayward's democratic cinema and the "civilising mission" in the "land of the wrong white crowd" / Michelle Smith -- Western, New Zealand history and commercial exploitation: The te kooti trail, utu and crooked earth / Harriet Margolis -- Unsettled historiography: postcolonial anxiety and the burden of the past in pictures / Cherie Lacey -- Cross-currents: river queen's national and trans-national heritages / Olivia Macassey -- Tracking Titokowaru over text and screen: pakeha narrate the warrior, 1906-2005 / Annabel Cooper -- Rites of passage in post-second world war New Zealand cinema: migrating the masculine in journey for three (1950) / Simon Sigley -- Cinema and the interpretation of 1950s New Zealand history: John O'Shea and Roger Mirams, broken barrier (1952) / Barbara Brookes -- Re-representing indigeneity: approaches to history in some recent New Zealand and Australian films / Janet Wilson -- "The Donations of history": Mauri and the transfigured "Maori gaze": towards a bi-national cinema in aotearoa / Bruce Harding -- History, hybridity and indeterminate space: the Parker-Hulme murder, heavenly creatures and New Zealand cinema / Alison L. McKee -- Screening women's histories: Jane Campion and the New Zealand heritage film, from the biopic to the female gothic / Hilary Radner -- Time and the place: music and costume and the "affect" of history in the New Zealand films of Jane Campion / Estella Tincknell -- Mining for forgotten gold: Leon Narbey's illustrious energy (1987) / Bruce Babington
LC subject Motion pictures -- New Zealand -- History
Historical films -- New Zealand -- History
Add Author Fox, Alistair
Grant, Barry Keith, 1947-
Radner, Hilary
ISBN 9781841504254