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Chicanos and film : representation and resistance

Author: Chon A Noriega
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Explores the historical, textual and critical issues at the nexus of Chicano studies and film studies.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chon A Noriega
ISBN: 0816622183 9780816622184
OCLC Number: 26095848
Notes: Originally published: New York : Garland Pub., 1992.
Description: xxvi, 330 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Stereotyping and Chicano resistance : an historical dimension (1973) --
Latino participation in the Hollywood film industry, 1911-1945 --
Bordertown, the assimilation narrative, and the Chicano social problem film --
Of mestizos and half-breeds : Orson Welles's Touch of evil --
Latino sacrifice in the discourse of citizenship : acting against the "mainstream," 1985-1988 --
Who is Maria? Who is Juan? Dilemmas of analyzing the Chicano image in U.S. feature films --
Pochos and other extremes in Mexican cinema; or, el cine Mexicano se va de Bracero, 1922-1963 --
Cinematic orphans : Mexican immigrants in the United States since the 1950s --
Ni de aqui, ni de alla : indigenous female representation in the films of Maria Elena Velasco --
Between a weapon and a formula : Chicano cinema and its contexts --
Chicana film practices : confronting the "many-headed demon of oppression" --
Self-directed stereotyping in the films of Cheech Marin --
Legislating languages : The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez and the English language amendment --
Chicano cinema : a dialectic between voices and images of the autonomous discourse versus those of the dominant --
Story structure in Latino feature films --
Crossover : Hispanic specialty films in the U.S. movie marketplace --
A Chicano reporter in "Hispanic Hollywood" : editorial agendas and the culture of professional journalism --
Ya basta con Yankee imperialist documentaries! (1974) --
Towards the development of a Raza cinema (1975) --
Notes on Chicano cinema (1979) --
Filming a Chicana documentary (1979) --
"Eso me esta pasando" (1990).
Responsibility: edited by Chon A. Noriega.


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