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Portugal's global cinema : industry, history and culture

Author: Mariana Liz
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2018. ©2018
Series: Tauris world cinema series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Portuguese cinema has become increasingly prominent on the international film festival circuit, proving the country's size belies its cultural impact. From the prestige of directors Manoel de Oliveira, PePortugal's Global Cinemadro Costa and Miguel Gomes, to box-office hit La Cage Dorée, aspects of Portuguese national cinema are widely visible although the output is comparatively small compared to European players  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Portugal's global cinema.
London : I.B. Tauris, 2018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mariana Liz
ISBN: 9781786722751 1786722755
OCLC Number: 1022266332
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 284 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Filming narratives becoming events: documentary and the 'emplotments' of the carnation revolution / Luís Trindade --
Our Beloved Month of August: between the filming of the real and the reality of filming / Rui Gonçalves Miranda --
Political Oliveira / Randal Johnson --
Portugal, Europe and the world: geopolitics and the human condition in Manoel de Oliveira's films / Carolin Overhoff Ferreira --
Amália (2008): stories of a singer and tales of a national cinema / Anthony De Melo --
La Cage Dorée/The Gilded Cage: a Franco-Portuguese comedy of integration / Ginette Vincendeau --
Cinema and the city in European Portugal / Mariana Liz --
Contextualizing Pedro Costa's digital filmmaking / Nuno Barradas Jorge --
Broken links: the cinema of Teresa Villaverde / Cristina Álvarez López and Adrian Martin --
Mysteries of Raúl Ruiz's Portugal: territory, littoral, city and memory bridge / Michael Goddard --
White faces/black masks: the white woman's burden in Pedro Costa's Down to Earth / Hilary Owen --
Light Drops: Portugal critically reviewing the colonial past? / Paul Melo e Castro --
Colonialism as fantastic realism in Tabu / Lúcia Nagib --
Luso-Brazilian co-productions: rescue and expansion / Natália Pinazza.
Series Title: Tauris world cinema series.
Responsibility: edited by Mariana Liz.


The first book to examine contemporary Portuguese cinema in a global context: its national identity, style, history and industrial constraints.  Read more...


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This collection of essays on Portuguese cinema is both proof of how studies of Portuguese cinema by now can be seen as constituting an established field, as well as an indispensable tool for further Read more...

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