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The language problem in European cinema: Discourses on 'foreign-language films' in criticism, theory and practice

@inproceedings{Munro2006TheLP,
  title={The language problem in European cinema: Discourses on 'foreign-language films' in criticism, theory and practice},
  author={Emily J. Munro},
  year={2006}
}
The thesis describes a range of discourse on language in cinema as they have emerged in film reception, production and exhibition contexts in Europe, and assesses their implications for the critical construction of European cinema. The thesis argues that the ‘problem’ of language is constituted in a number of pervasive but seldom acknowledged discourses which have circumscribed the ways in which the category ‘European cinema’ is understood. The primary sources utilised in the research, which… Expand
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