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Internal Decolonisation? British Cinema in the Celtic Fringe

McLoone, Martin (2008) Internal Decolonisation? British Cinema in the Celtic Fringe. In: The British Cinema Book Third edition. (Eds: Murphy, Robert), Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 350-356. ISBN 9781844572755 [Book section]

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Abstract

An expanded and updated version of the article that first appeared in 2001 in the second edition of 'The British Cinema Book'. This is critical look at recent cinema from Ireland (north and south), Scotland and Wales which argues that these new cinemas present a considerable challenge to dominant modes of representing the so-called 'Celtic fringe'. As such, they constitute an interesting example of regional-based cinemas that considerably reconfigure national stereotypes and which explore new ways of imagining culture and identity.

Item Type:Book section
Keywords:National cinemas, regional cinema, Ireland, Scotland, Wales
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Arts > School of Media, Film & Journalism
Research Institutes and Groups:Centre for Media Research
ID Code:11860
Deposited By: Prof Martin McLoone
Deposited On:15 Feb 2010 15:33
Last Modified:15 Jun 2011 09:54

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