Diasporas of Australian cinema

Catherine Simpson (Editor), Murawska Renata (Editor), Anthony Lambert (Editor)

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Diasporas of Australian Cinema is the first volume of essays to focus on diasporic hybridity and cultural diversity in Australian film-making over the past century. Topics include, post-war documentaries and migration, Asian-Australian subjectivity, cross-cultural romance, 'wogsploitation' comedy, and post-ethnic cinema. This collection also provides a comprehensive filmography making it a useful reference text for scholars of Australian film and cultural studies. The book is a vital contribution to the burgeoning international body of critical work on diasporic cinemas.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBristol, U.K.
ISBN (Print)9781841501970
Publication statusPublished - 2009


  • Intercultural communication in motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry--Australia
  • Motion pictures--Australia
  • Motion pictures--Social aspects--Australia

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    Simpson, C., Renata, M., & Lambert, A. (Eds.) (2009). Diasporas of Australian cinema. Bristol, U.K.: Intellectbooks.