Community Filmmaking : Diversity, Practices and Places Hardback
Edited by Sarita (Brunel University London, UK) Malik, Caroline (University of Birmingham, UK) Chapain, Roberta (King's College London, UK) Comunian
Part of the Routledge Studies in Media and Cultural Industries series
This book examines the role of community filmmaking in society and its connection with issues of cultural diversity, innovation, policy and practice in various places.
Deploying a range of examples from Europe, North America, Australia and Hong Kong, the chapters show that film emerging from outside the mainstream film industries and within community contexts can lead to innovation in terms of both content and processes and a better representation of the cultural diversity of a range of communities and places.
The book aims to situate the community filmmaker as the central node in the complex network of relationships between diverse communities, funding bodies, policy and the film industries.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 286 pages, 3 Line drawings, black and white; 3 Halftones, black and white; 1 Tables, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/04/2017
- Category: Media studies
- ISBN: 9781138188068