By Allison Craven
‘Finding Queensland in Australian Cinema’ explores facets of gender, race and zone in movies and tv produced within the northern Australian nation of Queensland. Drawing on a variety of scholarly resources and an in depth filmography, the essays within the publication examine poetics and construction histories from the 'period' movies of the Australian cinema revival of the Seventies to modern 'Queensland-genre' movies, highlighting the resonances of local destinations amid the full of life development of the movie undefined, and promoting of Queensland as a construction destination.
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Finding Queensland in Australian Cinema: Poetics and Screen Geographies (Anthem Studies in Australian Literature and Culture) by Allison Craven