Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2015

224 Pages | 9 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719086359

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Scottish Cinema

Texts and contexts

Meir Christopher

Published by Manchester University Press

  • An essential overview of the most exciting period in Scottish film history, an account which is both broad in historical scope and textually grounded in specific films
  • The only work on Scottish cinema that is organized around detailed case studies of individual films
  • Offers definitive studies of high profile Scottish films such as Local Hero, The Last King of Scotland and Mrs. Brown
  • Comprehensively situates Scottish cinema within contexts including Scottish history, culture and changing national and transnational industrial networks

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