Native Features: Indigenous Films from Around the World

Native Features: Indigenous Films from Around the World

by Houston Wood

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826428448
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 04/15/2008
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.36(w) x 9.52(h) x 0.69(d)

About the Author

After spending many years as a macadamia nut farmer, Houston Wood earned his PhD in English from the University of Hawaii in 1996 and now teaches at Hawaii Pacific University. His previous publications include The Reality of Ethnomethodology (with Hugh Mehan), Wiley Interscience; Displacing Natives: The Rhetorical Production of Hawai'i, Rowman and Littlefield; various journal article and book chapters.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction

Part One: Indigenous Films Come of Age

Chapter 1: Four "Indigenous" Hits

Chapter 2: The Films of Chris Eyre

Chapter 3: David Gulpilil in Two Worlds

Part Two: Concepts, Challenges, and Confusions

Chapter 4: Some Challenges of Indigenous Films

Chapter 5: Uses and Abuses of Indigenous Films

Chapter 6: Dimensions of Difference in Indigenous Films

Part Three: Indigenous Film Regions

Chapter 7: North American Indigenous Films before 2000

Chapter 8: North American Indigenous Films after 2000

Chapter 9: Indigenous Films of the Arctic

Chapter 10: Oceania's Indigenous Films before 2000

Chapter 11: Oceania's Indigenous Films after 2000

Chapter 12: The Indigenous Films of Australia

Future Indigenous Films

Notes

Selected Filmography

Selected Bibliography

Index

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