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Colonial cinema and imperial France, 1919-1939 : white blind spots, male fantasies, settler myths

Author: David Henry Slavin
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this book, the author uses such key colonial-era films as L'Atlantide and Pepe le Moko to document how the French cinema reflected the changing policies and values of French colonialism in the inter-war period.
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Genre/Form: History
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Slavin, David Henry.
Colonial cinema and imperial France, 1919-1939.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001
(OCoLC)606641773
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Henry Slavin
ISBN: 0801866162 9780801866166
OCLC Number: 45137451
Description: xv, 300 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Cultural hegemony in French Algerian history --
The form of rule in cultural context --
Heart of darkness, hearth of light: la mission civilizatrice and le Cafard in L'Atlantide --
French cinema's other first wave: the political and racial economics of filming the colonies --
Tourists, reels, and steelers: French-Moroccan film in decline, 1926-1931 --
French colonial film before and after Itto (1934): from Berber myth to peace war --
The thin white line of Western civilization: foreign legion movies, masculinity, and family life --
Poetic realism's Cinéma colonial: native songs of the popular front?
Responsibility: David Henry Slavin.
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North Africa has captured the French imagination for centuries. In this study, David Henry Slavin uses such key colonial-era films as "L'Atlantide" and "Pepe le Moko" to document how the French  Read more...

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Slavin takes most of us into unchartered territory, and as such his book represents an important contribution to the study of French colonial culture. -- Owen White H-France Book Reviews Exhaustive Read more...

 
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