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Dr Brian McDonnell

Senior Lecturer

School of English and Media Studies

Research Outputs

Journal

McDonnell, BP. (2013). 'Washday at the Pa (1964): History of a Controversy'. Journal of New Zealand and Pacific Studies. 1(2), 131-149 Retrieved from http://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/view-Article,id=16941/
[Journal article]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, B. (2010). Laurence Simmons (ed), Speaking truth to power: Public intellectuals rethink New Zealand. NZSA Bulletin of New Zealand Studies. 2, 306-309
[Journal article]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2007). The physician who assumed his patient's fever: Peter Jackson's narrative strategy in Heavenly Creatures. Studies in Australasian Cinema. 1(2), 161-173
[Journal article]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2002). Postwar Hollywood representations of New Zealand. Film Criticism. 25(3), 6-21
[Journal article]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2001). "Now, where was I?": Memento as an "effect-and-cause" film narrative. New Zealand Journal of Media Studies. 8(1), 19-29
[Journal article]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2000). Martin Rubin, Thrillers, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1999. Metro. , 179-180
[Journal article]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2000). The God boy: Adaptation from novel to TV film. Part two: The television adaptation. New Zealand Journal of Media Studies. 7(1), 3-18
[Journal article]Authored by: McDonnell, B.

Book

McDonnell, B.(2010). No. 2. Bristol, UK & Chicago, IL, United States: Intellect Books
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, B.(2010). Sons for the return home. Bristol, UK & Chicago, IL, United States: Intellect Books
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, B.(2010). Sione's wedding. Bristol, UK & Chicago, IL, United States: Intellect Books
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, B.(2010). Out of the blue. Bristol, UK & Chicago, IL, United States: Intellect Books
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, B.(2010). In my father's den. Bristol, UK & Chicago, IL, United States: Intellect Books
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, B.(2010). Fracture. Bristol, UK & Chicago, IL, United States: Intellect Books
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2008). 'The adaptation of New Zealand literature to film: a case-study approach'. In I. Conrich, & S. Murray (Eds.) Contemporary New Zealand Cinema: From New Wave to Blockbuster. (pp. 135 - 154). London: I B Tauris
[Chapter]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP., & Mayer, G.(2007). Encyclopedia of Film Noir, Westport, Connecticut & London:Greenwood Press, 1-477 2007. Westport, Connecticut & London: Greenwood Press
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2007). Sleeping dogs. In G. Mayer, & K. Beattie (Eds.) The Cinema of Australia and New Zealand. (pp. 101 - 108). London, UK: Wallflower Press
[Chapter]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP.(2007). On reflection: New Zealand film reviews from North & South, 1986-1993. London, UK: Kakapo Books
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Mayer, G., & McDonnell, BP.(2007). Encyclopedia of film noir. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press
[Authored Book]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2001). Cinema della Nuova Zelanda. In GPB. Ed (Ed.) Storia del Cinema Mondiale. (pp. 1099 - 1128). Turin, Italy: Einaudi
[Chapter]Authored by: McDonnell, B.

Report

McDonnell, BP., & Elliott C, Presland G, Andersen M, Baddeley J, Carroll L, Orme M, Waaka A, . (2008). Review of film End of the Spear (Decision No.1).
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., McDonnell, B., Orme, M., & Waaka, A. (2007). Review of "S" of 16 computer images file print outs entitled: A2.JPG, A4.JPG, A6. JPG, A86.JPG, A82.JPG, A84.JPG, A86.JPG, A9.JPG, KOSTYA, A066.JPG KOSTYA, A067.JPG KOSTYA, A147.JPG, PATRIK 2081.JPG, PATRIK 2A088.JPG, PATRIK 2A096.JPG, PATRIK 2A120.JPG, PATRIK 2A148.JPG.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP., & Elliott C, Presland G, Andersen M, Cartwright P, Orme M, Stehlin S, Waaka A, . (2007). Review of film Apocalypto (Decision No.s).
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, P., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, B., Orme, M., . . . Waaka, A. (2007). Review of the film Apocalypto (Decision No.4).
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP., & Elliott C, Presland G, Andersen M, Orme M, . (2007). Review of film Hostel Part II (Decision No.1).
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Mcdonnell, B., & Orme, M. (2007). Review of film Hostel Part II (Decision No. 2).
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP., & Presland G, Andersen M, Cartwright P, Orme M, Rajasingham L, Waaka A, . (2006). Review of magazine Fox April 2005 (Decision).
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., McDonnell, B., Cartwright, P., Orme, M., . . . Waaka, A. (2006). Review of magazine Fox May 2005 volume 23 No. 12.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP., & Elliott C, Presland G, Andersen M, Orme M, Rajasingham L, Stehlin S, Waaka A, . (2006). Review of Schofield Application (Decision No.1).
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP., & Elliott C, Presland G, Andersen M, Orme M, Rajasingham L, . (2006). Review of Schofield Application Pt2 (Decision No.1).
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliot, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., McDonnell, B., Orme, MD., Rajasingham, L., . . . Waaka, A. (2006). Review of publications entitled: ‘White trash- you know you are’, ‘raw, wet & raunchy’, ‘Jeff Palmer hardcore’, ‘piss piss & more piss’, ‘devil in the rain’. Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington, New Zealand.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., Rajasingham, L., . . . Waaka, A. (2005). Review of the magazine 'Fox April 2005 edition'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., Rajasingham, L., . . . Waaka, A. (2005). Review of the publication 'Private Fetish Machine No. 17: The Cult': Decision number two. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., . . . Waaka, A. (2005). Review reconsideration for the film 'Visitor Q'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., Rajasingham, L., . . . Waaka, A. (2005). Review of the publication 'Private Fetish Machine No. 17: The Cult'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., Rajasingham, L., . . . Waaka, A. (2005). Review of the film '9 Songs' also known as 'Nine Songs'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Presland, G., Elliott, C., Andersen, M., Rajasingham, L., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., . . . Waaka, A. (2005). Review of the film 'Resident Evil-Apocalypse'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., . . . Waaka, A. (2005). Review of the film 'Closer'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Presland, G., Elliott, C., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., . . . Waaka, A. (2004). Review of the publication 'Holiday Snapshots'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., . . . Waaka, A. (2004). Review of the magazines 'Buttman volume 4; number 2, Buttman volume 4; number 3, Buttman volume 5; number 1'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Orme, MD., Stehlin, S., McDonnell, BP., . . . Waaka, A. (2004). Review of the film 'Irreversible'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., McDonnell, BP., Meekings Stewart, P., Orme, MD., . . . Stehlin, S. (2003). Review of the film '8 Mile'. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Meekings Stewart, P., . . . Stehlin, S. (2002). Review of the film 'Lies: Decision number four. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Meekings Stewart, P., . . . Stehlin, S. (2002). Review of film classification for "Baise-moi". Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Orme, MD., . . . Stehlin, S. (2002). Review to reconsider the classification of various publications owned by Geradus Adrrianus Maria Moonen.. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Meekings Stewart, P., . . . Stehlin, S. (2002). Review of the film/video recording "Visitor Q". Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Meekings Stewart, P., . . . Stehlin, S. (2002). Review of the film Triple XNR31. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Meekings Stewart, P., . . . Stehlin, S. (2002). Review of the film Lies. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
Elliott, C., Presland, G., Andersen, M., Cartwright, P., McDonnell, BP., Meekings Stewart, P., . . . Stehlin, S. (2001). Review of the film "Baise-moi": Decision number five. Department of Internal Affairs.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: McDonnell, B.

Conference

McDonnell, BP. (2015, July). Film Academic John Cowie Reid. Presented at New Zealand Studies Association Conference "Empires and Cultures of the Pacific". Vienna, Austria.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2014, September). “Graham Greene and Film Noir: Introductory Opinions”. Presented at 2014 Graham Greene Festival. Berkhamsted, England.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2014, June). “Harry": New Zealand’s First Polynesian TV Crime Series. Presented at New Zealand Studies Association conference "Across the Pacific". Oslo, Norway.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2012, July). “Controversy around Maori Representation: The Case of the 1964 Washday at the Pa School Bulletin”. Keynote address.. Presented at New Zealand Studies Association conference entitled New Zealand and Europe: Borders, Nations, Identities. Gdansk, Poland.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2008, July). 'Creativity in the novel and film In My Father's Den'. Presented at NZSA Conference 'New Zealand and the Mediterranean'. Florence, Italy.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2008, February). 'Auckland as the setting for Pasifika films'. Presented at 'Pacific Worlds and the American West'. University of Utah, Salt Lake City.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2006, June). 'Peter Jackson's Narrative Strategy in Heavenly Creatures. Presented at NZSA Conference 'New Zealand, France and the Pacific'. Paris.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2004, July). "Heads it's warriors and tails it's whales": Flipping the coin on Maori film representations. Presented at The Eleventh Annual Day Conference of the New Zealand Studies Association. New Zealand House, London, UK.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McDonnell, B.

Other

McDonnell, BP. (2010). 'Fracture', 'Sione's Wedding', 'No.2', 'Sons for the Return Home', 'In My Father's Den', 'Out of the Blue' in Directory of World Cinema: Australia and New Zealand. Ben Goldsmith and Geoff Lealand editors, Bristol UK & Chicago: Intellect Press.. (pp. 262 - 277). Intellect Press
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2007). Film noir.
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2006). "Lee Tamahori" in Dizionario dei registi del cinema mondiale, editor G. P. Brunetta, (Vol. P-Z. pp. 449-450), Turin: Giulio Einaudi.. (pp. 449 - 450). Giulio Einaudi
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). O'Shea, John. (pp. 671 - 672). Giulio Einaudi
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). Jackson, Peter. (pp. 214 - 216). Giulio Einaudi
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). Donaldson, Roger. (pp. 523 - 525). Giulio Einaudi
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). Campion, Jane. (pp. 284 - 286). Giulio Einaudi
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). Bitter victory. (pp. 18). New Zealand Film Festival Trust
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). Rebel without a cause. (pp. 15 - 15). New Zealand Film Festival Trust
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). The lusty men. (pp. 14 - 14). New Zealand Film Festival Trust
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). On dangerous ground. (pp. 13 - 13). New Zealand Film Festival Trust
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP. (2005). They live by night. (pp. 12 - 12). New Zealand Film Festival Trust
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.
McDonnell, BP."On Reflection: New Zealand Film Reviews from North and South". (pp. 1 - 64). Kakapo Books
[Other]Authored by: McDonnell, B.

Media and Links

Media

  • 18 Dec 2014 - Radio
    SONY Pictures withdraws film "The Interview"
    Interview with Newstalk ZB about controversial withdrawal by SONY Pictures of comedy film "The Interview" after threats from North Korea.
  • 01 May 2015 - Newspaper
    "Reputation in the world of the real"
    Interviewed for and cited extensively in National Business Review article 1 May 2015 “Reputation in the world of the real” (p.21), part of feature section “Corporate Reputation” (pp. 18-21) in “The In

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