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Films as things in Colonial India

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This article argues that a visual product is also material, in the sense that visual objects (even digital) can circulate in the most varied spaces and, depending on the context, can acquire or express very different properties. This article is based on research conducted by the author on film archives in India and the United Kingdom. The aim is to show that nonfiction films (and the duration of filming) filmed by British colonial officials and visitors from India in the first half of the 20t...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.11606/issn.2525-3123.gis.2020.171664

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SAME
Sub department:
Social & Cultural Anthropology
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Laboratório de Imagem e Som em Antropologia Publisher's website
Journal:
GIS - Gesto, Imagem e Som Revista de Antropologia Journal website
Volume:
5
Issue:
1
Pages:
11-23
Publication date:
2020-08-24
Acceptance date:
2019-11-04
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ISSN:
2525-3123
Source identifiers:
1071471
Language:
Portuguese and English
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pubs:1071471
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uuid:766180c7-6a64-4ad3-8cf0-45c682a71b38
Local pid:
pubs:1071471
Deposit date:
2019-11-13

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