Childhood and nation in contemporary world cinema : borders and encounters / edited by Stephanie Hemelryk Donald, Emma Wilson and Sarah Wright
- Introduction : nation, film, child / Stephanie Hemelryk Donald, Emma Wilson and Sarah Wright -- Part 1. Home and away. 'A bath, a toilet and a field' : dreaming and deprivation in Lynne Ramsay's Ratcatcher / Vicky Lebeau -- Lost and found : children in indigenous Australian cinema / Greg Dolgopolov -- 'Away from girlhood' : Catherine Breillat's Bluebeard / Emma Wilson -- Part 2. Disappearance and removal. The lost children of Latvia : deportees and postmemory in Dzintra Geka's The children of Siberia / Stephanie Hemelryk Donald and Klāra Brūveris -- Among the nations : children as Czechs, Germans and Jews in post-1980 Czech cinematic representations of the Second World War / Jan Láníček -- Child, cinema, dictatorship : Ignacio Agüero's One hundred children waiting for a train / Sarah Wright -- Part 3. Education and serious games. Graphic tales : class, violence and South Korean childhood in Sang-ho Yeon's The king of pigs / Susan Danta -- Citizenship in the classroom : the politicisation of child subjects in Nicolas Philibert's To be and to have and Laurent Cantet's The class / Victoria Flanagan -- Education, destiny and national identity in Raúl Ruiz's Manuel on the island of wonders / Stefan Solomon -- An allegorical childhood : identity and coming of age in Terry Loane's Mickybo and me / Jennifer R. Beckett -- Part 4. Performance. Terrorism and trainers in a transnational remake : child labour and commodity culture in the Bollywood adaptation of new Iranian cinema's Children of heaven / Michael Lawrence -- The child as hyphen : Yamina Benguigui's Inch'allah dimanche / Hannah Kilduff -- Beiqing, kuqing and national sentimentality in Liu Junyi's Left-behind children / Zitong Qiu and Maria Elena Indelicato -- Children's toys, Argentine nationhood and blondness in Albertina Carri's Barbie gets sad too and Néstor F. and Martín C.'s Easy money / Jordana Blejmar.
- 9781501318580 (hardback ; alk. paper)
1501318586 (hardback ; alk. paper)
- "The Leverhulme Trust."
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- Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-256), filmography (pages 257-263) and index.
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