Remembering the Occupation in French Film

National Identity in Postwar Europe

  • Authors
  • Leah D. Hewitt

Part of the Studies in European Culture and History book series (SECH)

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About this book

Introduction

When collective memory is a source of national debate, the public representation of history quickly becomes a locus of controversy and ideological struggle. This work shows how French film has allowed for a public airing of current concerns through the lens of memory's recreations of the Occupation.

Keywords

cinema Europe film history

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230612105
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-37070-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-61210-5
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