World Cinema and Cultural Memory

  • Inez Hedges

Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies book series (PMMS)

About this book


Cinema has long played a crucial role in the way that societies represent themselves. Hedges discusses the role of cinema in creating cultural memory within a global perspective that spans five continents. The book's innovative approach and approachable style should transform the way that we think of film and its social effects.


cinema Cultural Memory film identity memory

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  • Inez Hedges
    • 1
  1. 1.Northeastern UniversityUSA

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