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Nordic Film Cultures and Cinemas of Elsewhere

Anna Westerstahl Stenport and Arne Lunde


Nordic Film Cultures and Cinemas of Elsewhere proposes a new paradigm for Nordic film studies, as well as for other small national, transnational, and world cinema traditions. This book re-imagines Nordic cinemas as international, cosmopolitan, diasporic, and planet-connected from their beginnings in the early silent period on forward to their present 21st-century dynamics more than a century later. By identifying and engaging with a wide range of unknown, repressed, and overlooked stories (e.g., narratives of movement, mobility, interaction, synthesis, resistance, loss, reclamation, humanisti ... More

Keywords: Transnational, Nordic, Elsewhere, Cosmopolitan, Diasporic, Exilic, borders, Postcolonial, accented

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781474438056
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2021 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474438056.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Anna Westerstahl Stenport, editor
Georgia Institute of Technology

Arne Lunde, editor

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1. Introduction: Nordic Film Cultures and Cinemas of Elsewhere

Patrick Ellis, Arne Lunde, and Anna Westerstahl Stenport

Part I Traces and Erasures

Part II Intermediaries

Part III Contact Zones

Part IV Revisitations

End Matter