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 spouse to Hong Kong Cinema presents the 1st complete scholarly exploration of this distinct international cinema. by way of embracing the interdisciplinary strategy of up to date movie and cultural experiences, 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 reports, chinese and cultural experiences, worldwide stories, and important theory
  • Highlights the usually contentious debates that form present considering movie as a medium and its attainable future
  • Investigates how altering learn on gender, the physique, and sexual orientation regulate the ways that we learn 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 recommendations of diaspora, nostalgia, exile, and trauma supply possibilities to reconsider permitted methods of figuring out Hong Kong’s renowned cinematic genres and stars

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