Topographies of Terror and Taste: The Changing Face of Cinematic Belfast

Martin McLoone

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Abstract

    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.
    LanguageEnglish
    Title of host publicationKeeping it Real: Irish Film and Television
    EditorsRuth Barton, Harvey O'Brien
    Pages134-147
    Publication statusPublished - 2004

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    Terror
    Belfast
    Topography
    Optimism
    Strife
    Sectarian

    Keywords

    • Irish film
    • Northern Ireland
    • sectarianism
    • landscape

    Cite this

    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)
    McLoone, Martin. / Topographies of Terror and Taste: The Changing Face of Cinematic Belfast. Keeping it Real: Irish Film and Television. editor / Ruth Barton ; Harvey O'Brien. 2004. pp. 134-147
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