By Kirsten Stevens
This is the first publication to supply an in-depth exam of the historical past, operation, and development of movie gala's as a cultural phenomenon inside of Australia. Tracing the beginning of movie gala's in Australia within the Fifties via to their current abundance, it asks why movie gala's have prospered as audience-driven spectacles all through Australia, whereas by no means constructing an analogous and marketplace foci in their foreign fellows. Drawing on over sixty-years of archival documents, competition observation, interviews with competition insiders and ephemera, this booklet opens up a principally uncharted background of movie tradition job in Australia.
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Australian Film Festivals: Audience, Place, and Exhibition Culture (Framing Film Festivals) by Kirsten Stevens