Exhibited material

The exhibition's main display case. 1st floor of Georg Sverdrups hus.

Cousins, M. (2005). Filmens historie. København: Nyt Nordisk Forlag Arnold Busck.

Kawase, N. (2008). Tsumugu : Kawase Naomi dokyumentarî sakuhin shû, 1992-2000 = Naomi Kawase films. Nara: Kumie.

Levitin, J., Plessis, J., & Raoul, V. (2003). Women filmmakers : Refocusing. New York: Routledge.

Mes, T., & Sharp, J. (2005). The midnight eye guide to new japanese film. Berkeley, Calif: Stone Bridge Press.

Mulvey, L. (2009). Visual and other pleasures (2nd ed., Language, discourse, society). Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Nygren, S. (2007). Time frames : Japanese cinema and the unfolding of history. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Quart, B. (1988). Women directors : The emergence of a new cinema. New York: Praeger.

Richie, D., & Schrader, P. (2005). A hundred years of Japanese film : A concise history, with a selective guide to DVDs and videos (Rev. ed.). Tokyo: Kôdansha International.

Ronald, R., & Alexy, A. (2011). Home and family in Japan : Continuity and transformation (Japan anthropology workshop series). London: Routledge.

Stringer, J., & Phillips, A. (2007). Japanese cinema : Texts and contexts. London: Routledge.

Sørenssen, B. (2007). Å fange virkeligheten : Dokumentarfilmens århundre (2. utg. ed.). Oslo: Universitetsforl.

Taylor-Jones, K. (2013). Rising sun, divided land : Japanese and South Korean filmmakers. London: Wallflower.

Tomida, H., & Daniels, G. (2005). Japanese women : Emerging from subservience, 1868-1945 (Vol. V. 1, Women in Japanese history). Folkestone: Global Oriental.

White, P. (2015). Women's cinema, world cinema : Projecting contemporary feminisms. Durham: Duke University Press.

See also


Nelmes, J., & Selbo, J. (2015). Women Screenwriters : An International Guide. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.


Yamamuro, S., & Fogel, J. (2006). Manchuria under Japanese dominion (Encounters with Asia). Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.

Other resources

Global Gender Gap Report 2015

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