This essay explores the the way in which Belfast has traditionally been portrayed as a city of violence and sectarian strife. This is contrasted with some more recent films that have begun to reflect a more benign, consumerist Belfast that reflects the optimism of a post-conflict society.
|Title of host publication||Keeping it Real: Irish Film and Television|
|Editors||Ruth Barton, Harvey O'Brien|
|ISBN (Print)||978-1–903364–94–9 (pbk) 978-1–903364–95–7 (hbk)|
|Publication status||Published - 2004|
- Irish film
- Northern Ireland
McLoone, M. (2004). Topographies of Terror and Taste: The Changing Face of Cinematic Belfast. In R. Barton, & H. O'Brien (Eds.), Keeping it Real: Irish Film and Television (pp. 134-147). Wallflower Press. http://www.wallflowerpress.co.uk/product/film-media/keeping-it-real