Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2018

288 Pages | 20 b/w illus.

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474431149

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Nordic Genre Film

Small Nation Film Cultures in the Global Marketplace

Tommy Gustafsson and Pietari Kääpä

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Traditions in World Cinema

  • Takes a range of approaches to genre in the Nordic context, from analysing the textual features of individual films to exploring industrial tactics in capitalizing on cultural reputations
  • Analyses the production, distribution and the reception of contemporary genre films
  • Offers academic film studies an alternative model for understanding globalization from a small nation perspective