'Is Happiness Festival-shaped Any Longer?': The Melbourne and Sydney Film Festivals and the Growth of Australian Film Culture 1973-1977

Cathy HOPE, Adam DICKERSON

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    This is the fourth in a series of papers discussing the history of the Melbourne and Sydney Film Festivals. Three of our previous papers examined the period from the Festivals’ emergence in 1952 and 1954 respectively, through their development and growth to 1972. [1] This paper continues the broader historical narrative and deals with the period from 1973 to 1977. It also retains the key premise of our previous papers that the history of both Festivals can be understood as “involving a continuous negotiation between the demands of ‘culture’ and the demands of ‘industry’“.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1-13
    Number of pages13
    JournalScreening the Past
    Volume38
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2013

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    'Is Happiness Festival-shaped Any Longer?': The Melbourne and Sydney Film Festivals and the Growth of Australian Film Culture 1973-1977. / HOPE, Cathy; DICKERSON, Adam.

    In: Screening the Past, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2013, p. 1-13.

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