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

ISBN-10: 0470659289

ISBN-13: 9780470659281

ISBN-10: 1119066034

ISBN-13: 9781119066033

A significant other to Hong Kong Cinema offers the 1st entire scholarly exploration of this particular worldwide cinema. via embracing the interdisciplinary method of latest movie and cultural stories, this assortment navigates theoretical debates whereas charting a brand new path for destiny study in Hong Kong film.

  • Examines Hong Kong cinema inside an interdisciplinary context, drawing connections among media, gender, and Asian studies, Asian neighborhood experiences, chinese and cultural reports, worldwide experiences, and demanding theory
  • Highlights the customarily contentious debates that form present considering movie as a medium and its attainable future
  • Investigates how altering study on gender, the physique, and sexual orientation regulate the ways that we research 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 supply possibilities to reconsider authorised methods of realizing Hong Kong’s renowned cinematic genres and stars

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