Transnational Film Culture in New Zealand
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Intellect, Limited|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $28.50|
| Book Description: |
In this innovative work of cultural history, Simon Sigley tells the story of film culture in New Zealand from the establishment of the Auckland Film Society in the 1920s to the present day.
Rather than focusing on the work of individual filmmakers, Sigley approaches cinema as a form of social practice. He examines the reception of international film theories and discourses and shows how these ideas helped to shape distinct cultural practices, including new forms of...