Colonial cinema in Africa : origins, images, audiences

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Full title: Colonial cinema in Africa : origins, images, audiences / Glenn Reynolds.
Main author: Reynolds, Glenn, (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: flash forward: a century of cinema in Africa
  • In search of origins: screening motion pictures in Africa
  • The scramble for images: strange savages, paid primitives
  • Negotiating natives
  • Silver screens and cities of gold and copper: the mines' compound cinema circuit
  • You don't know Jack: Hollywood, hybridity and the African cowboy
  • From red blanket to civilization: movies and migration in South Africa
  • Image imperium: the origins of British film policy in Africa
  • Films of Africans, made in Africa, for Africans, under effective control: the Bantu Educational Kinema Experiment
  • Conclusion: from reel to real: new horizons.