Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Free Content Cultural baggage – Pirjo Hokkanen’s Matka

Download Article:
 Download
(PDF 258 kb)
 
Discussing the place of the short film within a national cinema, Martin McLoone asks whether this art form is uniquely placed to explore questions of the national. I ask the alternative question: how imperative is familiarity with a national cinema to an understanding of a short film such as Matka?
No References for this article.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: Nordic Noir; cultural identity; entrapment; myth; national identity; universality

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Trinity College Dublin

Publication date: April 1, 2014

More about this publication?
  • Short Film Studies is a peer-reviewed journal designed to stimulate ongoing research on individual short films as a basis for a better understanding of the art form as a whole. In each issue, two or three short films will be selected for comprehensive study, with articles illuminating each film from a variety of perspectives.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Intellect Books page
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
UA-1313315-26
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more