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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 significant other to Hong Kong Cinema offers the 1st accomplished scholarly exploration of this distinct worldwide cinema. by means of embracing the interdisciplinary strategy of latest movie and cultural reports, 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 reports, chinese and cultural experiences, worldwide reviews, and demanding theory
  • Highlights the customarily contentious debates that form present brooding about movie as a medium and its attainable future
  • Investigates how altering learn on gender, the physique, and sexual orientation regulate 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 realizing of the economics and politics of the Hong Kong movie industry
  • Explores how the techniques of diaspora, nostalgia, exile, and trauma supply possibilities to reconsider approved methods of realizing Hong Kong’s well known cinematic genres and stars

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