East Asian Cinemas

Exploring Transnational Connections on Film (Tauris World Cinema)
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I. B. Tauris
Films, cinema, Performing Arts, Pop Arts / Pop Culture, Cinema/Film: Book, ASIA, Film & Video - History & Criticism, Performing Arts / Film / History & Crit
ContributionsLeon Hunt (Editor), Leung Wing-Fai (Editor)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL11911401M
ISBN 101845116151
ISBN 139781845116156

East Asian cinema is among the most exciting and influential in the world. The popularity of Chinese martial arts films, Japanese horror, and new Korean cinema has attracted popular and critical attention on a global scale, with films from the region circulating as arthouse, cult, blockbuster and ""extreme"" cinema, or as Hollywood remakes.5/5(1).

East Asian cinema is cinema produced in East Asia or by people from this region. It is part of Asian cinema, which in turn is part of world cinema.

"World cinema" is used in the English-speaking world to refer to all foreign language films. The most significant film industries that are categorized as East Asian cinema are the industries of Mainland China, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan.

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This book is an original volume of essays that sheds new and critical light on current and emerging filmmaking trends and practices in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan and South Korea. A timely and imp Mobile Genres in East Asian Cinemas. Vivian P. Lee. Pages Screen Cultures and Identity Politics Practices and Consequences of.

Cinemas from East Asia are among the most exciting and influential in the world. They are attracting popular and critical attention on a global scale, with films from the region circulating as art house, cult, blockbuster and 'extreme' cinema, or as Hollywood remakes.

This book explores developments in the global popularity of East Asian cinema, from Chinese martial arts, through.

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VIVIAN LEE Assistant Professor in the Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics, City University of Hong Kong. She is the author of Hong Kong Cinema Since (Palgrave, ).Her articles on Chinese cinemas have appeared in refereed journals and anthologies including Scope, Journal of Chinese Cinemas, Modern Chinese Literature and Culture and Chinese Films in Focus II.

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East Asian cinemas: regional flows and global transformations / Published: () Cinema at the crossroads nation and the subject in East Asian cinema / by: Yoo, Hyon Joo.

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East Asian cinemas: regional flows and global transformations. [Vivian P Y Lee;] -- "This book is an original volume of essays that sheds new and critical light on current and emerging filmmaking trends and practices in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan and South Korea.

A timely and. The academic anthology East Asian Cinemas: Exploring Transnational Connections on Film covers a pan-Asian cinematic output while acknowledging in its introduction that 'Asia' as a concept is "a free-floating signifier - a term the exact meaning of which is not yet settled" [pg 5]; in other words, the culture, history, politics and sense of shared values and identity of a region that.

Get this from a library. East Asian cinemas: exploring transnational connections on film. [Leon Hunt; Wing-Fai Leung;] -- "Cinemas from East Asia are among the most exciting and influential in the world.

They are attracting popular and critical attention on a global.

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Abstract. Writings on East Asian cinemas, or non-Western cinemas in general, have tended to focus on the representation or contestation of the nation, and the negotiation between indigenous traditions and what were considered “modern” cinematic codes in the evolution of film : Vivian P.

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Books Go Search Today's Deals Vouchers 5/5(1). This book explores the range and dynamism of contemporary Asian cinemas, covering East Asia (China, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan), Southeast Asia (Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia), South Asia (Bollywood), and West Asia (Iran), in order to discover what is common about them and to engender a theory or concept of "Asian Cinema".

This book offers an interdisciplinary, historically grounded study of Asian cinemas’ complex responses to the Cold War conflict. It situates the global ideological rivalry within regional and local political, social, and cultural processes, while offering a transnational and cross-regional focus.

Cinemas from East Asia are among the most exciting and influential in the world. They are attracting popular and critical attention on a global scale, with films from the region circulating as art house, cult, blockbuster and 'extreme' cinema, or as Hollywood remakes.

This book explores developments in the global popularity of East Asian cinema, from Chinese martial arts, through Japanese.

2 East Asian Cinemas: Regional Flows and Global Transformations, prefaced by prominent Chinese film scholar Zhang Yingjin, investigates the flow of culture between China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Korea, and Japan through 11 chapters. The book opens with an introduction by its editor, Vivian P.Y.

Lee, who examines the historical connection Author: Vanessa Frangville. Stereotypes of East Asians are ethnic stereotypes found in American society about first-generation immigrants, and American-born citizens whose family members immigrated to the United States, from East Asian countries (China, Japan, and South Korea) as well as some Southeast Asian countries.

Stereotypes of East Asians, like other ethnic stereotypes, are often portrayed in the mainstream media. Synopsis This book offers an interdisciplinary, historically grounded study of Asian cinemas’ complex responses to the Cold War conflict.

It situates the global ideological rivalry within regional and local political, social, and cultural processes, while offering a transnational and cross-regional focus. Exploiting East Asian Cinemas serves as the first authoritative guide to the various ways in which contemporary cinema from and about East Asia has trafficked across the somewhat-elusive line between mainstream and : How East Asian Films are Reshaping National Identities: Essays on the Cinemas of China, Japan, South Korea, and Hong Kong.

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Research output: Book/Report › Edited Book › Other › peer-reviewCited by: 5. For example, in this case, consider the book’s subtitle: Cinemas and Popular Media in Transcultural East Asia. Cinema is the dominant subject matter of the book, with more than half its essays examining some aspect of film culture exclusively or in part; but a handful do not touch on film in any way.

On the other hand, the papers explore a. 2 Gary G. Xu, “Remaking East Asia: Outsourcing Hollywood,” in Hunt and Leung, East Asian Cinemas, 3 Chr is Howard, “Cont empora ry South Korean Cinema: ‘Natio nal Conjunc tion’ and Author: Shujen Wang. Nie Gannu’s Dossier Literature” (Oxford Handbook of Modern Chinese Literatures, ), “Discolored Vestiges of History: Black-and-White in the Age of Color Cinema” (Journal of Chinese Cinemas, ).

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Li earned an A.B. in East Asian Studies at Harvard, and studied English literature at the University of Cambridge and German literature at. East Asian Cinemas: Exploring Transnational Connections on Film edited by Leon Hunt and Leung Wing-Fai.

Tauris $, hardcover; $ paper. pages Click for larger view View full resolution. East Asian Cinemas: Exploring Transnational Connections on FilmShujen Wang Cinema Journal, 49, Number 3, Springpp. (Review) Published by University of Texas Press DOI: /cj For additional information about this article Access Provided by University of Florida Libraries at 06/09/11 PM GMT.

She is currently completing a book about contemporary South Korean genre cinemas entitled Genre Worlds: The Politics of Form in Millennial South Korean Cinema, and her recent work on Korean wave television, video, and pop music is forthcoming in Asian Video Cultures (fallDuke) and the International Journal of Communication.

Sinophone Cinemas considers a range of multilingual, multidialect and multi-accented cinemas produced in Chinese-language locations outside mainland China. It showcases new screen cultures from Britain, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and : Palgrave Macmillan UK.Global Exploitation Cinemas publishes original monographs and, in some instances, edited volumes, that explore the highly dynamic area of international "exploitation" film production and assing a broad range of contexts, from industry to audiences to cultural history, it considers filmic trends and traditions, the work of specific directors, producers, stars and audiences.