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The fall of a nation : Thomas Dixon's 'Mighty message of warning'

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conference contribution
posted on 06.12.2017, 00:00 authored by Marie DelamoirMarie Delamoir
The Fall ofa Nation, a spectacular film made in 1916, was made just before the US entry to European War, and in response to the climate of war. As one advertisement described it, the film was: "A Big Throbbing Message to the American People: A Bugle Call to Arms for National Defence."

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Category 1 - Australian Competitive Grants (this includes ARC, NHMRC)

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Parent Title

Credits rolling! : selected papers : film & history conference, Canberra Australia 2-5 December 2004 : 12th biennial conference of the Film and History Association of Australia and New Zealand.

Start Page

173

End Page

185

Number of Pages

13

Start Date

01/01/2004

ISBN-10

064236513X

Location

Canberra, A.C.T.

Publisher

National Film and Sound Archive

Place of Publication

Canberra

Peer Reviewed

Yes

Open Access

No

Era Eligible

Yes

Name of Conference

Film and History Association of Australia and New Zealand. Conference

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