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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 finished scholarly exploration of this precise international cinema. by means of embracing the interdisciplinary method of up to date movie and cultural reviews, this assortment navigates theoretical debates whereas charting a brand new path for destiny learn in Hong Kong film.

  • Examines Hong Kong cinema inside an interdisciplinary context, drawing connections among media, gender, and Asian studies, Asian local reports, chinese and cultural experiences, worldwide reviews, and significant theory
  • Highlights the customarily contentious debates that form present puzzling over movie as a medium and its attainable future
  • Investigates how altering examine 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 remodel our realizing of the economics and politics of the Hong Kong movie industry
  • Explores how the ideas of diaspora, nostalgia, exile, and trauma supply possibilities to reconsider authorized methods of figuring out Hong Kong’s renowned cinematic genres and stars

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