A Social Poetics of Documentary: Grierson and the Scandinavian Documentary Tradition

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A Social Poetics of Documentary: Grierson and the Scandinavian Documentary Tradition. / Bondebjerg, Ib.

The Grierson Effect: Tracing Documentary's International Movement. ed. / Zoë Druick; Deane Williams. London : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. p. 79-92 (Cultural Histories of Cinema Series).

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Harvard

Bondebjerg, I 2014, A Social Poetics of Documentary: Grierson and the Scandinavian Documentary Tradition. in Z Druick & D Williams (eds), The Grierson Effect: Tracing Documentary's International Movement. Palgrave Macmillan, London, Cultural Histories of Cinema Series, pp. 79-92.

APA

Bondebjerg, I. (2014). A Social Poetics of Documentary: Grierson and the Scandinavian Documentary Tradition. In Z. Druick, & D. Williams (Eds.), The Grierson Effect: Tracing Documentary's International Movement (pp. 79-92). London: Palgrave Macmillan. Cultural Histories of Cinema Series

Vancouver

Bondebjerg I. A Social Poetics of Documentary: Grierson and the Scandinavian Documentary Tradition. In Druick Z, Williams D, editors, The Grierson Effect: Tracing Documentary's International Movement. London: Palgrave Macmillan. 2014. p. 79-92. (Cultural Histories of Cinema Series).

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Bondebjerg, Ib. / A Social Poetics of Documentary: Grierson and the Scandinavian Documentary Tradition. The Grierson Effect: Tracing Documentary's International Movement. editor / Zoë Druick ; Deane Williams. London : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. pp. 79-92 (Cultural Histories of Cinema Series).

Bibtex

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