A Companion to Hong Kong Cinema (CNCZ - Wiley Blackwell by Esther M. K. Cheung,Gina Marchetti,Esther C. M. Yau PDF

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

A significant other to Hong Kong Cinema presents the 1st entire scholarly exploration of this precise international cinema. via embracing the interdisciplinary technique of latest movie and cultural experiences, 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 neighborhood experiences, chinese and cultural reports, worldwide experiences, and significant theory
  • Highlights the usually contentious debates that form present considering movie as a medium and its attainable future
  • Investigates how altering examine on gender, the physique, and sexual orientation modify the ways that we examine 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 options of diaspora, nostalgia, exile, and trauma provide possibilities to reconsider permitted methods of knowing Hong Kong’s well known cinematic genres and stars

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