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Author Oscherwitz, Dayna, 1970-

Title Past forward [electronic resource] : French cinema and the post-colonial heritage / Dayna Oscherwitz.

Imprint Carbondale [Ill.] : Southern Illinois University Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description ix, 211 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes filmography.
Contents Constructing memory : the history of heritage in France -- Family pictures : ancestry, nostalgia, and the French heritage film -- Heritage and its discontents : memory, history, and the expanding space of the past -- Memory's blind spots : immigration, integration, and the post-colonial heritage -- Recovered memories : diversity, history, and the expanding space of the past -- Conclusion : the fall of time and the rise of space from the post-colonial to the posthistorical.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Motion pictures -- France -- History -- 20th century.
Historical films -- France -- History and criticism.
National characteristics, French, in motion pictures.
Imperialism in motion pictures.
Collective memory -- France.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780809329960 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0809329964 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0809385880 (e-book)
9780809385881 (e-book)

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