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Title The Grierson effect : tracing documentary's international movement / edited by Zoë Druick and Deane Williams
Published London : BFI/Palgrave Macmillan, 2014


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Description xii, 260 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Cultural histories of cinema
Cultural histories of cinema.
Contents Introduction / Zoë Druick and Deane Williams -- John Grierson and the United States / Stephen Charbonneau -- John Grierson and Russian cinema: an uneasy dialogue / Julia Vassilieva -- To play the part that was in fact his/her own / Brian Winston -- Translating Grierson: Japan / Abé Markus Nornes -- A social poetics of documentary: Grierson and the Scandinavian documentary tradition / Ib Bondebjerg -- The Griersonian influence and its challenges: Malaya, Singapore, Hong Kong (1939-73) / Ian Aitken -- Grierson in Canada / Zoë Druick -- Imperial relations with Polynesian romantics: the John Grierson effect in New Zealand / Simon Sigley -- The Grierson cinema: Australia / Deane Williams -- John Grierson in India: the films division under the influence? / Camille Deprez -- Grierson in Ireland / Jerry White -- White fathers hear dark voices? John Grierson and British colonial Africa at the end of empire / Martin Stollery -- Grierson, Afrikaner nationalism and South Africa / Keyan G. Tomaselli -- Grierson and Latin America: encounters, dialogues and legacies / Mariano Mestman and María Luisa Ortega -- Appendix: John Grierson biographical timeline
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Grierson, John, 1898-1972 -- Influence.
Documentary films -- Production and direction.
Documentary films -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Author Williams, Deane, editor
Druick, Zoë, editor
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