By Mette Hjort,Ursula Lindqvist

A significant other to Nordic Cinema provides a set of unique essays that discover one of many world’s oldest local cinemas from its origins to the current day.

  • Offers a complete, transnational and neighborhood account of Nordic cinema from its origins to the current day
  • Features unique contributions from greater than dozen foreign movie students dependent within the Nordic international locations, the us, Canada, Scotland, and Hong Kong
  • Covers a variety of subject matters at the certain evolution of Nordic cinema together with the silent Golden Age, Nordic movie coverage versions and their effect, audiences and cinephilia, Nordic movie education, and indigenous Sámi cinema.
  • Considers Nordic cinema’s engagement with international audiences via insurance of such subject matters as Dogme ninety five, the avant-garde filmmaking stream began by way of Danish administrators Lars von Trier and Thomas Vinterberg, and the worldwide advertising and distribution of Nordic horror and Nordic noir
  • Offers clean investigations of the paintings of worldwide auteurs resembling Carl Th. Dreyer, Ingmar Bergman, Lars von Trier, Aki Kaurismäki, and Roy Andersson.
  • Includes essays on Danish and Swedish tv dramas, Finland’s eco-documentary movie creation, the rising culture of Icelandic cinema, the altering dynamics of Scandinavian porn, and lots of more

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