'Screening QuAcbec' explores the connections between QuAcbAccois moving images, national identity and the role played by film, television and video practices in the construction and perpetuation of alternative public spheres in QuAcbAccois culture. Beginning with the work of QuAcbAccois silent film pioneer LAco-Ernest Ouimet, MacKenzie goes on to explore the influential PathAc's presence in QuAcbec. He then looks at such elements as the first French language features in Canada, cinAcma direct, the video activism of Challenge for Change/SociActAc nouvelle and the 'post-referendum' cinema of Denys Arcand and Robert Lepage.While the school wishes to teach a#39;propera#39; French to the students, the students themselves have many relevant insights about ... that they wish to shed through proper education, although their French teacher admits that she was brought up speaking chiac herself. ... culture and the impossibility of enumerating all its components, but also to the diversity that lives under the rubric of any given nation- state.
|Publisher||:||Manchester University Press - 2004|