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Filming politics

Malek Khouri

Filming politics

communism and the portrayal of the working class at the National Film Board of Canada, 1939-46

by Malek Khouri

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Published by University of Calgary Press in Calgary, Alberta, Canada .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures,
  • National Film Board of Canada,
  • Working class in motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMalek Khouri
    SeriesCinemas off centre series -- no. 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.L28 K46 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 278 p. ;
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24912487M
    ISBN 101552381994
    ISBN 109781552381991
    LC Control Number2007407816
    OCLC/WorldCa82772022

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