ALESSANDRA MELEIRO CINEMA E MERCADO

This, Caroline Overhoff suggests has had profound meaning for the discussion of colonialism and post-colonialism. It explores all the hopes, contradictions, promises, and failures of that country and its people and culture — as depicted in the works of Azevedo. In the first years of independence, the socialist governments in Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, and Mozambique established film institutes to start national film production, whose mission was to be political, cultural and artistic in nature. Across the continent, a militant notion of the role of culture — filmmaking and other cultural actions — in political change was being developed by the leaders of the Lusophone liberation struggles. In the field of cultural and audiovisual cooperation that marks the re-approximation between Brazil and Africa, we can discern a mutual respect for the sensibilities and concerns of each people. Conflict and cinema There is a cinematographic body of work which contradicts the heroism of the exploitation of the Portuguese army in Sub-Saharan Africa, striving to give an alternative vision of the wars of independence. This left the political authorities of these fledgling Lusophone African nations with no other option than cooperation with other nations, often on the grounds of ideological affinity.

National cinema, through co-production with former the ruler, is a means for creating new national identities, histories and socio-political paths. Subsequently, liberation organizations involved in the armed fight for independence, including: In the first years of independence, the socialist governments in Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, and Mozambique established film institutes to start national film production, whose mission was to be political, cultural and artistic in nature. The external problems of the s, namely, the geopolitical and socioeconomic circumstances generally linked to the Cold War and the consolidation of global capitalism, meant a paradigm shift in African Lusophone countries. Film-making in these Luso-African countries, as discussed in the articles presented in this discussion, assess how the struggle for socio-cultural change involved the decolonizing of film-making itself — in all its modes of production, distribution and screening. There is a cinematographic body of work which contradicts the heroism of the exploitation of the Portuguese army in Sub-Saharan Africa, striving to give an alternative vision of the wars of independence. However, following the end of the civil wars in and , respectively , Mozambique and Angola have become relatively stable democratic states, experiencing significant sociopolitical changes and economic growth.

Portugal established a vast amount of transnational cinematographic partnerships with these Luso-African countries which has resulted in twenty co-productions so far. Substantial research has been dedicated aalessandra post-colonial productions in African Studies, Postcolonial Studies and Film Studies.

National cinema, through co-production with former the ruler, is a means for creating new national identities, histories and socio-political mercaco. Journal of African Cinemas Luso-African cinema: This is made evident in the low number of films produced between the s and early s. As such, the first technical and logistical support in Mozambique came from cooperation with Cuba and the former Soviet Union.

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It explores all the hopes, contradictions, promises, and failures of that country and its people and culture — as depicted in the works of Azevedo.

Journal of African Cinemas – Instituto Iniciativa Cultural

This issue on Luso-African Cinema and co-productions explores the moving image during the various revolutions and post-colonial struggles as an agent of social, political, economic and cultural change. To this end Loftus and Ros Gray point out, the presence of politically engaged foreign film-makers had instilled a degree of respect for cinema as a powerful media tool, and in the case of Mozambique, had familiarized its people with alessancra notion of a non-commercially driven cinema.

This special issue of Journal of African Cinemas intends to address this shortfall in academic work by presenting a critical a,essandra informative body of research on the subject.

Though, as anywhere in Africa even those countries colonised by British, French or BelgianAngolan film-makers must secure funding and production resources from outside their own countries.

Distribution in the international film festival circuit, ironically, has to be additionally secured before they can hope to reach a broad local audience.

These struggles were mostly against capitalist imperialism, both during the war against Portuguese colonialism and after independence. This left the political authorities of these fledgling Lusophone African nations with no other option than cooperation with other nations, often on the grounds of ideological affinity.

Subsequently, liberation organizations involved in the armed fight for independence, including: This involved a move away from mono-party regimes that dominated the years immediately following independence, towards market-oriented multiparty states. Conflict and cinema There is a cinematographic body of work which contradicts the heroism of the exploitation of the Portuguese army in Sub-Saharan Africa, striving to give an alternative vision of the wars of independence.

The external meleior of the s, namely, the geopolitical and socioeconomic circumstances generally linked to the Cold War and the consolidation of global capitalism, meant a paradigm shift in African Lusophone countries.

There is a cinematographic body of work which contradicts the heroism of the exploitation of the Portuguese army in Sub-Saharan Africa, striving to give an alternative vision of the wars of independence.

Francophone and Anglophone film productions have been extensively assessed in academic writings; however there is a lack of critical research on the subject of Lusophone cinemas and co-productions. National cinema and Lusophone co-productions In the first years of independence, the socialist governments in Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, and Mozambique established film institutes to start national film production, whose mission was to be political, cultural and artistic in nature.

This also explains why in Mozambique documentaries were shot by foreign filmmakers European and Latin-American with the participative sympathy of militants belonging to various separatist movements in a bid to establish a post-colonial cinema in the country.

On the one hand, it offers profit and job opportunities for production companies, laboratories, technicians and directors while on the other, the possibility to reflect on the colonial past and its legacy. In the first of these Fernando Arenas offers a critical overview of Mozambican cinema since the end of the civil war. In the field of cultural and audiovisual cooperation that marks the re-approximation between Brazil and Africa, we can discern a mutual respect for the sensibilities and concerns of each people.

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Despite this connection, we note that unlike their British and Belgian homologues, the Portuguese did not train any Africans for the technical aspects of film production. The seven essays in this issue present a pluralistic perspective on filmmaking in territories that belonged to the historic empire of Portugal in Africa.

Cinema no Mundo: indústria, política e mercado – Ásia – Vol.III

This, Caroline Overhoff suggests has had profound meaning for the discussion of colonialism and post-colonialism. Two articles in this issue examine the impact of conflict post-civil war in Mozambique and Meeiro.

Meleieo adquirir um exemplar contate info iniciativacultural. However as Maria Loftus argues, the post-independence reality facing film-makers and the industry itself in Lusophone Sub-Saharan Africa was bleak, as no cinematic infrastructure had been put in place by the colonial rulers. These five former Portuguese colonies gained their independence from Portugal between and as a result of the collapse of the right-wing authoritarian regime of Salazar—Caetano.

However, following the end of the civil wars in andrespectivelyMozambique and Angola have become relatively stable democratic states, experiencing significant sociopolitical changes and economic growth. However, in spite of this recent meleir context, Angola is now a major economic and geopolitical player in sub-Saharan Africa. In Mozambique and Angola, this critical shift took place under the shadow of devastating civil wars.

Across the continent, a militant notion of the role of culture — filmmaking and other cultural actions — in political change was being developed by the leaders of the Lusophone liberation struggles.

Portugal also established a vast amount of transnational cinematographic partnerships, including those with its former colonies and treaties with the African countries with Portuguese as the Official Language PALOP in the s and s.

In the first years of independence, the socialist governments in Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, and Mozambique established film institutes to start national meleirk production, whose mission was to be political, cultural and artistic in nature.

Film-making in these Luso-African countries, as discussed in the articles presented in this discussion, assess how the struggle for socio-cultural change involved the decolonizing of film-making itself — in all its modes of production, distribution and screening.