The Colonized Eye: Rethinking the Grierson Legend: Rethinking the Grierson Legend

The Colonized Eye: Rethinking the Grierson Legend: Rethinking the Grierson Legend

by Joyce Nelson
     
 

John Grierson was a British documentary pioneer and founder and first director of the National Film Board of Canada. Joyce Nelson explores another side of "the master:" his commitment to the expansion of multinationals and his imperialist stance towards Canada's filmmaking possibilities.

Overview

John Grierson was a British documentary pioneer and founder and first director of the National Film Board of Canada. Joyce Nelson explores another side of "the master:" his commitment to the expansion of multinationals and his imperialist stance towards Canada's filmmaking possibilities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780919946910
Publisher:
Between the Lines
Publication date:
10/01/1988
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Joyce Nelson taught film/media studies at Queen's University in Kingston before becoming a full-time writer. She lives in British Columbia.

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