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Faouzi Bensaidi (Morocco)

Roy Armes

in African Filmmaking: North and South of the Sahara

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748621231
eISBN:
9780748670789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748621231.003.0013
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter focuses on filmmaker Faouzi Bensaidi. Bensaidi was born in 1967 in Meknès. After completing his diploma studies in acting at ISADAC in Rabat, he spent a further period of drama study in ... More


Migration: motives, journey and status mobility

Alice Bloch and Sonia McKay

in Living on the Margins: Undocumented Migrants in A Global City

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447319368
eISBN:
9781447319399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447319368.003.0003
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

The focus of this chapter is on migration journeys and routes into becoming undocumented. The argument is that there is no one experience of these processes. Instead experiences combine with ... More


The Last Days of Pompeii (1984)

Sylvie Magerstädt

in TV antiquity: Swords, sandals, blood and sand

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781784995324
eISBN:
9781526144614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784995324.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

This section contains a case study of The Last Days of Pompeii (1984), based on a historical novel of the same title by British writer and poet Edward Bulwer-Lytton.


Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995–99)

Sylvie Magerstädt

in TV antiquity: Swords, sandals, blood and sand

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781784995324
eISBN:
9781526144614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784995324.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

This section contains a case study of the 1990s television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys.


Re-(en)gendering Heroism: Reflective Nostalgia for Peplum’s Golden Age of Heroes in Hercules: The Legendary Journeys 2.14 (1996)

Vincent Tomasso

in Screening the Golden Ages of the Classical Tradition

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474440844
eISBN:
9781474460279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474440844.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval

In this first chapter investigating the golden ages of heroes, Tomasso examines how nostalgia for the mid-twentieth century golden age of peplum (“sword and sandal”) films, which inspired the heroic ... More


Introduction

Louis Bayman and Natália Pinazza

in Journeys on Screen: Theory, Ethics, Aesthetics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474421836
eISBN:
9781474460118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474421836.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The editors of the volume underline the rationale for the collection via the diversity and centrality of journey narratives to cinema. After tracing a history of the importance of mobility to the ... More


Introduction: Migration and the Holocaust

Tony Kushner

in Journeys from the Abyss: The Holocaust and Forced Migration from the 1880s to the Present

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940629
eISBN:
9781786945051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940629.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Introduction places the study in wider historiographical, theoretical and methodological context. It explores approaches to Jewish refugees from Nazism as well as refugee and forced migration ... More


Conclusion: The Unforgotten

Wendy A. Vogt

in Lives in Transit: Violence and Intimacy on the Migrant Journey

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780520298545
eISBN:
9780520970625
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520298545.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Through two ethnographic vignettes at the Mexico’s southern and norther borders, the concluding chapter summarizes the central contributions of the book. It also places the migrant journey across ... More


Demobilization

James J. Broomall

in Private Confederacies: The Emotional Worlds of Southern Men as Citizens and Soldiers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469651989
eISBN:
9781469649771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651989.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

A review of the demobilization of the Confederate Army from April 1865 and beyond. A long view of this act of demobilization demonstrates a range of postwar social, political, and military challenges ... More


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