Australian Cinema after Mabo
Port Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Call No: 71(94) COL Author: Collins, F.; Davis, T. Place: Port Melbourne Publisher: Cambridge University Press PubDate: 2004 PhysDes: vii, 204 p. ; 24 cm Subject: HISTORY AND THE CINEMA. AUSTRALIA; MABO: LIFE OF AN ISLAND MAN (AT, Trevor Graham, 1997); MOULIN ROUGE (AT/US, Baz Luhrmann, 2001); DISH, THE (AT, Rob Sitch, 2000); LANTANA (AT, Ray Lawrence, 2001); AUSTRALIAN RULES; AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINAL CINEMA; AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES AND THE CINEMA; AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES IN FILMS; WALKING ON WATER (AT, Tony Ayres, 2001); HEAVEN'S BURNING (AT, Craig Lahiff, 1997); LAST DAYS OF CHEZ NOUS, THE (AT, Gillian Armstrong, 1992); HOLY SMOKE (US, Jane Campion, 1999); SERENADES (AT, Mojgan Khadem, 2000); YOLNGU BOY (AT, Stephen Johnson, 2001); MISSING, THE (AT, Manuela Alberti, 1999); HEARTLAND [TV] (AT, 1994); AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES AND TV; CUNNAMULLA (AT, Dennis O'Rourke, 2000); MESSAGE FROM MOREE (AT, Judy Rymer, 2003); CASTLE, THE (AT, Rob Sitch, 1997); VACANT POSSESSION (AT, Margot Nash, 1995); STRANGE PLANET (AT, Emma-Kate Croghan, 1999); RADIANCE (AT, Rachel Perkins, 1998); RABBIT-PROOF FENCE (AT, Phillip Noyce, 2001); LOOKING FOR ALIBRANDI (AT, Kate Woods, 2000); HEAD ON (AT, Ana Kokkinos, 1998); BENEATH CLOUDS (AT, Ivan Sen, 2001); JAPANESE STORY (AT, Sue Brooks, 2003); TRACKER, THE (AT, Rolf de Heer, 2002) Summary: “Drawing on concepts of shock, memory and national maturity, ‘Australian Cinema after Mabo’ asks what part Australian cinema plays in reviewing our colonial past. It looks at how the 1992 Mabo decision, which overruled the nation’s founding myth of terra nullius, has changed the meaning of landscape and identity in Australian films, including The Tracker, Rabbit-Proof Fence, Moulin Rouge, The Castle, Cunnamulla, Looking for Alibrandi and Japanese Story amongst many others.” (back cover) Notes: Index: p.200-204; Bibliography ISBN: 0521834805 :
0521542561 (pbk.) Contents: Part 1: Australian Cinema and the History Wars -- Backtracking after Mabo -- Homeand Abroad in Moulin Rouge, The Dish and Lantana -- Elites and Battlers in Australian Rules and Walking on Water -- Mediating Memory in Mabo Life as an Island Man --; Part 2: Landscape and Belonging after Mabo -- Aftershock and the Desert Landscape in Heavens Burning, The Last Days of Chez Nous, Holy Smoke, Serenades, Yolngu Boy, The Missing -- Coming from the Country in Heartland, Cunnamulla and Message from Moree -- Coming from the City in The Castle, Vacant Possession, Strange Planet and Radiance; Part 3: Grief, Trauma and Coming of Age -- Lost, Stolen and Found in Rabbit-Proof Fence -- Escaping History and Shame in Looking for Alibrandi, Head On and Beneath Clouds -- Sustaining Grief in Japanese Story and Dreaming in Motion. URL status: URL: 'http://-'
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Australians make a smokey mark on world cinema
Encore (Feb 2000) vol.18 iss.1 p.16 More info
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HOLY SMOKE : (US, Jane Campion, 1999)
HOLY SMOKE : final draft / NewVision Films
Jane Campion / Dana Polan
London: British Film Institute, 2001.
Call No: 81CAM POL Author: Polan, Dana Source: UK Place: London Publisher: British Film Institute PubDate: 2001 PhysDes: 186p. : ill. ; 19 cm Series: BFI world directors. Subject: BONGERS, SALLY; ARMSTRONG, GILLIAN; CAMPION, JANE; AFTER HOURS (AT, Jane Campion, 1984); ANGEL AT MY TABLE, AN (NZ, Jane Campion, 1990); HOLY SMOKE (US, Jane Campion, 1999); PEEL (AT, Jane Campion, 1982); PIANO, THE (AT, Jane Campion, 1993); PORTRAIT OF A LADY, THE (UK/US, Jane Campion, 1996); SWEETIE (AT, Jane Campion, 1989) Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index ISBN: 0851708560(pbk.) More info
Jane Campion : the pocket essential guide / by Ellen Cheshire
Harpenden, Herts: Pocket Essentials, 2000.
Call No: 81CAM CHE Author: Cheshire, Ellen Source: UK Place: Harpenden, Herts Publisher: Pocket Essentials PubDate: 2000 PhysDes: 96 p. ; 18 cm Series: Pocket Essentials Film Subject: CAMPION, JANE; ANGEL AT MY TABLE, AN (NZ, Jane Campion, 1990); HOLY SMOKE (US, Jane Campion, 1999); PIANO, THE (AT, Jane Campion, 1993); PORTRAIT OF A LADY, THE (UK/US, Jane Campion, 1996); SWEETIE (AT, Jane Campion, 1989) Notes: Includes list of reference materials ISBN: 1903047242 More info
Jane Campion / Kathleen McHugh
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2007.
Call No: 81CAM MCH Author: McHugh, Kathleen Anne Source: US Place: Urbana Publisher: University of Illinois Press PubDate: 2007 PhysDes: xii, 186 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm Series: Contemporary film directors Subject: CAMPION, JANE; PIANO, THE (AT, Jane Campion, 1993); IN THE CUT (US/AT, Jane Campion, 2003); SWEETIE (AT, Jane Campion, 1989); HOLY SMOKE (US, Jane Campion, 1999); ANGEL AT MY TABLE, AN (NZ, Jane Campion, 1990); PORTRAIT OF A LADY, THE (UK/US, Jane Campion, 1996); HOLY SMOKE (US, Jane Campion, 1999) Summary: Jane Campion's work calls us to attend these mysteries and passions of family, especially among sisters [taken from "acknowledgments" part] Notes: Includes index
Bibliography: p -175
Filmography: p -167 ISBN: 9780252074479 More info
Jane Campion : authorship and personal cinema / by Alistair Fox
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, c2011.
Call No: 81CAM FOX Author: Fox, Alistair Source: US Place: Bloomington Publisher: Indiana University Press PubDate: c2011 PhysDes: xii, 269 p. : ill. ; 23 cm Subject: FILM; CAMPION, JANE; SWEETIE (AT, Jane Campion, 1989); ANGEL AT MY TABLE, AN (NZ, Jane Campion, 1990); PIANO, THE (AT, Jane Campion, 1993); PORTRAIT OF A LADY, THE (UK/US, Jane Campion, 1996); HOLY SMOKE (US, Jane Campion, 1999); IN THE CUT (US/AT, Jane Campion, 2003); WATER DIARY THE (AT, Jane Campion, 2006); BRIGHT STAR (UK/AT/FR, Jane Campion, 2009) Summary: "Alistair Fox explores the dynamics of the creative process involved in cinematic representation in the films of Jane Campion, one of the most highly regarded of contemporary filmmakers. Utilizing a wealth of new material -- including interviews with Campion and her sister and personal writings of Campion's mother -- Fox traces the connections between the filmmaker's complex background and the thematic preoccupations of her films, from her earliest short, Peel, to 2009's Bright Star. He establishes how Campion's deep investment in family relationships informs her aesthetic strategies, revealed in everything from the handling of shots and lighting, to the complex system of symbolic images repeated from one film to the next. " -- BOOK BLURB Notes: Formerly CIP; Includes bibliographical references and index ISBN: 9780253223012 Contents: -- acknowledgments -- Introduction: authorship, creativity, and personal cinema -- Origins of a problematic: the Campion family -- The "tragic underbelly" of the family: fantasies of transgression in the early films -- Living in the shadow of the family tree: Sweetie -- "How painful it is to have a family member with a problem like that": authorship as creative adaptation in An angel at my table -- Traumas of separation and the encounter with the phallic other: The piano -- The misfortunes of an heiress: The portrait of a lady -- Exacting revenge on "cunt men": Holy smoke as sexual fantasy -- "That which terrifies and attracts simultaneously": Killing daddy in the cut -- Lighting a lamp: loss, art, and transcendence in The water diary and Bright star -- Conclusion: theorizing the personal component of authorship -- motes -- works cited filmography -- index -- More info
New Zealand filmmakers / edited by Ian Conrich and Stuart Murray
Detroit, Mich: Wayne State University Press, C2007.
Call No: 71(931) NEW Author: Conrich, Ian (ed); Murray, Stuart (ed) Source: US Place: Detroit, Mich Publisher: Wayne State University Press PubDate: C2007 PhysDes: xiii, 374 p. : ill. ; 23 cm Series: Contemporary approaches to film and television series Subject: MAORI CINEMA
RT: NEW ZEALAND; LYE, LEN; O'SHEA, JOHN; PRESTON, GAYLENE; BARCLAY, BARRY; MITA, MERATA; WELLS, PETER; DONALDSON, ROGER; MURPHY, GEOFFREY; MUNE, IAN; LAWRENCE, BRUNO; LAING, JOHN; REID, JOHN; NARBEY, LEON; WARD, VINCENT; CAMPION, JANE; MACLEAN, ALISON; JACKSON, PETER (NZ); BLYTH, DAVID; BAD BLOOD (NZ, Mike Newell, 1981); BEYOND REASONABLE DOUBT (NZ, John Laing, 1980); BOUNTY, THE (US, Roger Donaldson, 1984); BRAINDEAD (NZ, Peter Jackson, 1992); BRIDGE TO NOWHWERE (NZ, Ian Mune, 1986); CADILLAC MAN (US, Roger Donaldson, 1990); DEATH IN THE FAMILY, A [TV] (NZ, Stewart Main and Peter Wells, 1987); END OF THE GOLDEN WEATHER, THE (NZ, Ian Mune, 1991); FORGOTTEN SILVER (NZ, Peter Jackson & Costa Botes, 1996); HOLY SMOKE (US, Jane Campion, 1999) Summary: "New Zealand cinema is now applauded worldwide for its achievements and, in theis book, it is the subject of the wide-ranging critical analysis. The essays here describe an incredible progression from early New Zealand films to the blockbusters of the present. They outline industrial achievements, the workings of film form, and the effect that New Zealand cinema has as part of the country's culture. Taken together, the essays are a fitting tribute to all those who have worked in the industry." -- From the forward by Terence Bayler Notes: Bibliography: p. 349-353; Includes index ISBN: 9780814330173 (pbk : alk paper); 0814330177 (pbk : alk paper) More info
Where there's smoke...
If magazine (Dec 1999-Jan 2000) iss.20 p.32-34 More info