Remaking Brazil

Contested National Identites in Contemporary Brazilian Cinema

by Tatiana Signorelli Heise (Author)

This volume examines Brazilian films released between 1995 and 2010, with special attention to issues of race, ethnicity and national identity. Focusing on the idea of the nation as an ‘imagined community’, the author discuss the various ways in which dominant ideas about brasilidade (Brazilian national consciousness) are dramatised, supported or attacked in contemporary fiction and documentary films.
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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: July 2012
  • English
  • 9780708325087 / 0708325084
  • United Kingdom
  • Hardback
  • Primary Price: 90 GBP
  • Pages: 224
  • University of Wales Press
  • Readership: Professional and scholarly
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: by Tatiana Signorelli Heise.
  • Page size: 23
  • Series: Iberian and Latin American Studies
  • Reference Code: BDZ0016927258