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By Esther M. K. Cheung,Gina Marchetti,Esther C. M. Yau

ISBN-10: 0470659289

ISBN-13: 9780470659281

ISBN-10: 1119066034

ISBN-13: 9781119066033

A better half to Hong Kong Cinema presents the 1st complete scholarly exploration of this precise international cinema. through embracing the interdisciplinary technique of latest movie and cultural reviews, this assortment navigates theoretical debates whereas charting a brand new direction for destiny learn in Hong Kong film.

  • Examines Hong Kong cinema inside of an interdisciplinary context, drawing connections among media, gender, and Asian studies, Asian local reports, chinese and cultural stories, worldwide reviews, and demanding theory
  • Highlights the customarily contentious debates that form present considering movie as a medium and its attainable future
  • Investigates how altering learn on gender, the physique, and sexual orientation regulate the ways that we study sexual distinction in Hong Kong cinema
  • Charts how advancements in theories of colonialism, postcolonialism, globalization, neoliberalism,  Orientalism, and nationalism rework our knowing of the economics and politics of the Hong Kong movie industry
  • Explores how the thoughts of diaspora, nostalgia, exile, and trauma supply possibilities to reconsider accredited methods of knowing Hong Kong’s renowned cinematic genres and stars

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