Project

Made in Flanders? A research project on contemporary film policy and national identity in Flanders (1999-2015)

Duration
01 October 2015 → Ongoing
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Communication sciences
    • Journalism and professional writing
    • Media studies
    • Other media and communications
Keywords
Nation-building film policy Belgian cinema
 
Project description

The aim of the project is to investigate the contemporary government film policy framework in Flanders and to analyse the role of film policy in the production, promotion, distribution and exhibition of films, as well as in the sort of films and the representations that are produced. Throughout, the relationship with the issue of national identity takes a central place.