By Allison Craven

‘Finding Queensland in Australian Cinema’ explores facets of gender, race and area in movies and tv produced within the northern Australian country of Queensland. Drawing on a number scholarly assets and an in depth filmography, the essays within the publication examine poetics and creation histories from the 'period' motion pictures of the Australian cinema revival of the Nineteen Seventies to modern 'Queensland-genre' motion pictures, highlighting the resonances of nearby destinations amid the vigorous development of the movie undefined, and promoting of Queensland as a creation destination.

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