The Other Fights Back: Indigenizing the War Film

  title={The Other Fights Back: Indigenizing the War Film},
  author={J. Gauthier},
Jennifer L. Gauthier explores the important but often unexplored Indigenous perspective in war films. Studying films by Indigenous filmmakers, Gauthier questions how the war film can be re-imagined when the audience is provided with an Indigenous point of view. As she argues, when traditionally marginalized voices are the focus of a film, conceptions of national identity, heroism, and memory may be challenged. Gauthier finds that due to commercial imperatives, the narrative feature films fall… Expand