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Curtis Marez

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780816672318

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: January 2017

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816672318.001.0001

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From Third Cinema to National Video

From Third Cinema to National Video

Visual Technologies and UFW World Building

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(p.79) 2 From Third Cinema to National Video
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Farm Worker Futurism
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Curtis Marez

Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816672318.003.0003

Chapter Two examines the relationships between the worlds envisioned in UFW film and video, on the one hand, and visions of Cold War geopolitics on the other. Whereas UFW films from the 1970s connected the union to anti-imperial struggles in the global south, the UFW’s video projects in the 1980s implicitly appealed to U.S. nationalism at a moment of resurgent U.S. imperialism.

Keywords:   United Farm Workers, Cold War, geopolitics, US nationalism, imperialism, global south, film, video, third cinema

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